China Country Report 2014

Country Report on World Blind Union Asia Pacific Mid-Term Regional General Assembly 2014 (China)   Chinese mainland has a population of 17.31 million eyesight impaired people. With high attention attached by Chinese government and support from communities, China Association of the Blind(CAB) unites closely with local blind person’s associations, works hard towards a common goal, … Read more

Australia Country Report 2014

AUSTRALIAN BLINDNESS FORUM   World Blind Union Asia-Pacific Mid-Term Regional Assembly Reporting Country/Territory: Australia Name of Person Reporting: Tony Starkey Interim Chair Australian Blindness Forum   1          ABOUT THE AUSTRALIAN BLINDNESS FORUM The Australian Blindness Forum (ABF) is a not-for-profit organisation, whose purpose is to operate as the peak body representing the blindness sector for … Read more

Circular November 2014

    4 November 2014.   To all Delegates, Honorary vife Members, Representatives and Friends of WBUAP:   Dear all:   RE: CIRCULAR NOVEMBER 2014   How time flies! It is almost two more weeks before we meet in Hong Kong for the WBUAP Mid-Term Regional General Assembly (MRGA), and I hope you have got … Read more

Minutes of the WBU-Asia Pacific Quadrennial Regional General Assembly november 2012

Minutes of the WBU-Asia Pacific Quadrennial Regional General Assembly   Date: 13 November, 2012; Venue: Hotel Imperial Queen’s Park, Bangkok, Thailand.   PRESENT: In attendance were 69 voting Delegates/Honorary Life Members and 15 participants from 17 countries/Territories – Australia, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, … Read more

WBUAP Country Report Template 2014

Country Report Template for WBUAP Mid-Term General Assembly   Note to all, each country will have 5 minutes in which to present the highlights of your report. This is to allow for all to have an equal opportunity to address the Assembly, so please prepare your presentation well instead of simply reading it out on … Read more