Visually impaired Women and Girls are provided Life Saving Education to build their capacity for survival in disasters by Saritsa Foundation since June 2000. Saritsa Foundation organizes workshop for women and Girls of National Association for Blinds INDIA, MUMBAI on eve of International, National Disaster Reduction Day October, 2013.
Saritsa Foundation has recognized the need to empower persons with disability since year 2000. UNISDR , World Bank and other organizations are now advocating the importance to mainstream disabled people in the process of DRR which was neglected in past. Their participation is crucial to support NGOS like Saritsa Foundation to ensure equal access to Life Saving Education to disabled people to build their capacity to comprehend the risk and how to prepare for it, how to be partners in early warning process, evacuation and relief as well as rehabilitation.