DNA is a first-of-its-kind initiative to collectively represent the disability sector in Karnataka. From improving the intervention capacity of NGOs, to strengthening their overall impact at the policy-making level, to supporting the advocacy efforts of parent organisations, DNA is the unified voice of all those advocating the empowerment of persons with disabilities.
DNA - Together, for an inclusive India.
Registered as a society on 20th April 2014, DNA was founded by leading Disability Organizations in Karnataka with a vision to promote an inclusive society where there is an equal opportunity for all and empowerment of persons with disabilities.
Vision & Mission
To foster a healthy society with inclusion and justice for all
To build & support the ecosystem required for an inclusive & just society for PwDs across India To enable a supportive environment for disability sector NGOs to help them maximize their impact through mentoring, capacity building, advocacy and administrative support.
To encourage collaboration, goodwill and mutual support among NGOs, DPOs, government departments, professionals, service providers and other relevant organisations to help further the cause of inclusion through the power of combined action
To influence disability sector policies and practices of key stakeholders in order to advance the human rights of PwDs and help them realise their full potential.
News & Events
C/O Association of People with Disability (APD), 6th Cross, Hutchins Road, St. Thomas Town Post, Lingarajapuram, Bengaluru – 560084
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