Australia Country Report to World Blind Union Asia Pacific, General Assembly, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Reporter:Emma Bennison, Board DirectorAustralian Blindness Forum Introduction The Australian Blindness Forum (ABF) is a not-for-profit organisation, whose purpose is to operate as a partnership between consumers and service providers in representing the issues for people who are blind or vision impaired in Australia. In the last reporting period, 2016 – 2018 there have been considerable … Read more

Next Regional General Assembly

The next Quadrennial Regional General Assembly will be held on 21 August this year in Orlando. Here we have the following materials: Agenda Regional General Assembly 2016. Minutes of the Mid-Term Regional General Assembly held in Hong Kong SAR in November 2014. Covering letter from Secretary General, WBUAP to all Heads of Organisations of Member-Countries, … Read more

Thailand Country Report 2014

Thailand Association of the Blind (TAB) now has almost 10,000 members  from all over Thailand. Under the current constitution, TAB is run under the principle of representative democracy.  It consists of 9 executive committee ,and no more than 200 delegates from eleven regional branches at the TAB national convention.  TAB has its national headquarters located … Read more

Proposed Amendments To The Constitution 2014

PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE WBUAP CONSTITUTION   (For presentation at the WBUAP Mid-Term Regional General Assembly in Hong Kong from 21 – 24 November 2014).   INTRODUCTION: 1.1. Following the announcements sent out by me as the Secretary General of WBUAP in 2013, and again in May 2014 inviting Delegates to submit amendments to the … Read more