Category Archives: Access audit of community infrastructure

The Hindu covers Svayam’s audit report findings

The Hindu Published: November 12, 2012 11:09 IST | Updated: November 12, 2012 11:15 IST Bhikaji Cama Place a symbol of ‘utter disdain for public property’: Accessibility audit Gaurav Vivek Bhatnagar Roads in the complex are overflowing with sewer water … Continue reading

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Walkability and Accessibility Audit – Bhikaiji Cama Place, Delhi

New Delhi 07th November 2012 Svayam’s Access Audit Team conducted a walkability and Accessibility audit of an important District Centre of New Delhi – Bhikaiji Cama Place and found the complex in a pathetic state of maintenance. Brief background Built … Continue reading

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Disability Rights alliance calls to make Chennai Metro Rail accessible

Call to make Metro Rail disabled-friendly CHENNAI, INDIA: Over the next few weeks, Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has a rather important task on hand. It will have to respond to a set of suggestions presented by the Disability Rights … Continue reading

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Students protest against inaccessible Delhi University Campus

Dear Colleagues, Delhi University is sitting over several access audit reports conducted by independent agencies for which the University has paid a fee while the students with disabilities continue to suffer! One of such reports was shared by Svayam with the Delhi University … Continue reading

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Svayam conducts Access Workshop for Disabled community leaders at Aarth Astha

New Delhi : 16 March 2012 Svayam Team conducted a Training Workshop on “Accessibility in Community Infrastructure” at the invitation of Astha India (NGO) for the disabled community leaders of Lal Kuan and Govind Puri slums.   The community leaders … Continue reading

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