Kenyatta University Disability Awareness Day

The NAL braille section was invited to participate as exhibitors at the Kenyatta university fifth disability day which took place on Friday 21st 2014. The theme for the day being “Breaking Barriers: an inclusive University. The commemoration of the day was to provide an opportunity to raise awareness of disability and accessibility and to realize the full and equal participation of students with disabilities in all activities.

James Njoroge and Esther Odanga attended the occasion showcasing braille material and equipment used by the visually impaired and available at the Nairobi Area Library, the equipment included the TOPAZDesktop VideoMagnifier, Perkins Brailler and the Proclaimer talking Bible.  Among the guests who visited the stand were the vice chancellor Kenyatta University Prof. Olive M. Mugenda and the guest of honor Kristina Kenyatta Prad, EBS.