September 2011 – September 2015
arcenciel is part of the project “Improvement of Social Integration of Disabled People in the Middle East through Accessibility”, in partnership with Fundación Promoción Social de la Cultura (FPSC).
This project seeks to ensure an accessible environment for people with disabilities in Lebanon (including the Syrian refugee camps of Lebanon), Egypt, and Jordan.
With the donations of Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AECID), the project works on facilitating the social integration of disabled people in the targeted countries. According to each country’s situation and particularity, the project adapts public spaces, develops vocational programs, and reinforces the national and regional networks for disabled people.
The goals are implemented through:
These services enforce the socio-economic integration of disabled people, and improve the referral system as well as the coordination and experience sharing of people with disabilities.