Disability Laws

This section is especially designed for the legal guidence and awerness of Disability Rights among PWDs. Urdu traslation of all the important acts is included for their better understanding.

Sindh Empowerment of People with Disabilities Act, 2018

On returning back from America, DWA’s founder, ‘Mr. Jawaid Rais’ strove for the approval of this Act with other OPDs after preparing and submitting its draft in Sindh Assembly.

Sindh Empowerment of People with Disabilities Act, 2018

The majority of the PWDs in rural Pakistan are not familiar with English language. For their legislative awareness, the translation of this Empowerment Act is included here.

Rules on Sindh Empowerment of People with Disabilities Act, 2021

As a member of ‘Advisory Council’, Department for Empowerment of People with Disabilities (DEPD), govt of Sindh, DWA contributed for inclusion of these rules in govt’s Gazette Book.

Rules on Sindh Empowerment of People with Disabilities Act, 2021

The majority of the PWDs in rural Pakistan are not familiar with English language. For their legislative support, the translation of these rules on Empowerment Act is included here.

Supreme Court's Order on Protection and Implementation of Legal Rights of PWDs

DWA and other OPDs filed a petition for the protection and implementation of Sindh Disability Act 2018 in Supreme Court which was approved and Supreme Court issued the 13 point order in 2020

‘Qanooni Rehnumai’ (Legal Aid Services for PWDs)

DWA is providing free legal solutions and advisory services to PWDs and other marginalized communities who can never imagine to bear the hefty amount demanded by advocates.