The University of Colombo conducted training on Disability Awareness and Sensitization under the Faculty of Arts – AHEAD grant and implemented in collaboration with the Centre for Disability Research Education and Practice (CEDREP) and the Staff Development Centre (SDC), the University of Colombo for the academic staff in May 2021. Ms. #Manique Gunaratne conducted the session on how to provide;
- Diversity of disability – varied lived realities of persons with disabilities.
- The role of inclusive technology and assistive devices.
- Inclusive language and terminology
- Building a respectful and inclusive university community by interaction, assistance, disability accommodation and socialization.
Resource Person – Beyond the Reach Project of Internet Society Sri Lanka Chapter