The Special Fund for the Disabled becomes MoveAbility

The Special Fund for the Disabled becomes MoveAbility

To better reflect our identity and our work, we have rebranded and changed our name from the ICRC Special Fund for the Disabled to the ICRC MoveAbility Foundation.

We cooperate with national and international partners

We cooperate with national and international partners

to help promote the rights of persons with disabilities, and their social and economic inclusion.

We aim to help persons with disabilities fulfill their potential

We aim to help persons with disabilities fulfill their potential

in a more inclusive society, by enabling them to overcome the barriers they face – particularly those related to mobility.

We help our partners in the field

We help our partners in the field

to maintain and increase access to quality and sustainable physical rehabilitation services. We also support them in developing or strengthening activities for social and economic inclusion and participation.

Increasing access to services

Increasing access to services

A young child learning to walk with his mother at the Somalia Red Crescent centre in Mogadishu. As at September 2016, Children represented 54% and women 19% of the beneficiaries.