Uber Teams Up with National Council for the Blind Malaysia to Help the Visually-Impaired

KUALA LUMPUR: In a bid to expand e-hailing services to the visually-impaired, Uber Malaysia has partnered with the National Council for the Blind Malaysia (NCBM) to empower the blind with the independence to gain more mobility using the mobile application. Through the partnership, NCBM will not only organise special training sessions for driver-partners on how … Read more

Malaysia Country Report 2014

MALAYSIA COUNTRY Report 2014 (For presentation to the WBUAP Mid-Term Regional General Assembly, Hong Kong, November 2014).   Describe one or two recent highlights over the past two years.   1.1. The Traditional and Complementary Medicine Act 2013: To regulate and upgrade the provision of traditional medicines and complementary forms of health-care, which includes all … Read more

Report from Malaysia for the WBUAP Quadrennial General Assembly 2012

Moving forward from the Mid-Term General Assembly in October 2010, the National Council for the Blind Malaysia (NCBM) together with its member-organisations continue to organise programmes and activities highlighting the achievements and challenges faced by the blind and vision impaired in Malaysia and the Region. I will attempt to report some of the programmes and … Read more