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The Africa Region of the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI) includes the following countries:

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cote d’lvoire
  • DjiboutiM
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • United Republic of Tanzania
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Regional President

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Gertrude Oforiwa Fefoame

Sightsavers’ Global Advocacy Advisor
Ground Floor, The Elizabeth
No.68A Senchi link, Accra

GHANA

E-mail: [email protected]

Regional Committee Members

S.
No.
Designation Name & Address E-mail
1 Secretary Martin Kieti
Kenya Institute for the Blind (Compound)
P.O. Box 27787 – 00506
Nairobi
KENYA
[email protected]
2 Treasurer Frederick Haga
Ministry of Education
(Special Needs)
P.O. Box 30040 – 00100
Nairobi
KENYA
[email protected]
3 Country Representative ETHIOPIA Tigabu Geberemedhin
[email protected]
4 Country Representative GHANA Dr Peter Obeng Asamoa
Ghana Blind Union
P.O. Box AC 496
Barnes Road, Accra
GHANA
[email protected]
5 Country Representative LIBERIA Beyan G. Kota
Liberia Christian Association of the Blind
Vai Town Community
Robertsfield Highway
Paynesville City, Monrovia
LIBERIA
[email protected]
6 Country Representative MALAWI Ezekiel Kumwenda
Malawi Union of the Blind
P.O. Box 5092, Limbe
MALAWI
[email protected]
7 Country Representative NIGERIA David Okon
First Bank Nigeria
Samuel Asabia House
35 Marina
P.O. Box 5216
Lagos
NIGERIA
[email protected]
8 Country Representative RWANDA Donatilla Kanimba
Rwanda Union of the Blind
P.O. Box 1527
Kigali Poids Lourd Road
Muhima Nyarugenge
Kigali
RWANDA
[email protected]
9 Country Representative SOUTH AFRICA Cathy Donaldson [email protected]
10 Country Representative TOGO Ayassou Komivi
[email protected]
11 Country Representative UGANDA Dr Niyisabwa Odette
Department of Community and Advisability Studies
Faculty of Special Needs and Rehabilitation
Kyambogo University
P.O. Box 1 Kyambogo
Kampala
UGANDA
[email protected]
12 INGO Representative Angela Affran [email protected]
13 AFUB Representative Ishumael Zhou
Africa Union for the Blind
[email protected]
14 Board Member Nafisa Baboo
Light for the World
Niederhofstr, 26
1120 Vienna
AUSTRIA
[email protected]