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Newsletter of the Republic Centre for Support of Persons with Intellectual Disability – PORAKA

Number 1, year XXXII – March 2019


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Activities of the Republic Centre – PORAKA
Programme activities of the Republic Centre – PORAKA in 2019

Pages 3 and 4
Activities of the Republic Centre – PORAKA
Remarks and Comments of the Republic Centre – PORAKA following the Draft Law on Social Protection

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Activities for observing 21st of March, the World Down Syndrome Day
Observing the World Down Syndrome Day

Pages 6 and 7
Activities of ENIL and Inclusion Europe
Fact Sheet – Independent living for people with intellectual disabilities
Can people with intellectual disabilities live independently?

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Building coalitions between media and disabled persons organizations
• Text taken from
Media should create positive image for persons with disability, and disabled persons organizations should provide expertise and information for the journalists
• Recommendations for improved CSOs – Media Cooperation

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Activities of EASPD
Aging and disability:
Shaping the agenda of tomorrow

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Activities of the local organizations and social services of the Republic Centre – PORAKA
• Stip will have a Day Centre for persons with intellectual disability over 18 years of age
Memorandum of cooperation has been signed between Municipality of Stip, the Primary School “Goce Delcev” and the Republic Centre – PORAKA
• Activities of PORAKA Stip
• Activities of PORAKA Radovis
• Activities of PORAKA Delcevo
• Activities of PORAKA Demir Hisar
• Activities of PORAKA Kriva Palanka for 2018
• Activities of PORAKA Bitola
• Activities of PORAKA Skopje
- Art Workshop
- Donations in PORAKA Skopje
- Adaptive swimming
- Activities with the civil society organization “Izgrev”
• Activities of PORAKA Strumica
• Activities of PORAKA Prilep

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