Addressbook

  • Unison NGO for Support of People with Special Needs

    Demirchyan 36, Yerevan, Armenia

    (+37410) 522170, (+37410) 546570, (+37455) 774277

    unison@unison.am

    http://www.unison.am

    Activity

    The rights and issues of people with disabilities, creation of new Armenian websites.

    Goals

    To provide equal opportunities for disabled and non-disabled citizens of Armenia, to create accessible environment for people with mobility impairments, to develop the Armenian Internet.

    History

    <p>The Unison NGO was registered on 22 May, 2002. The organization has implemented numerous projects throughout the years of its activity; these projects were aimed at equalization of opportunities for disabled and non-disabled people, to promote accessible environment for people with mobility impairments. Unison has created several websites, among which the most notable ones are the official website of Komitas Vardapet (<a href="http://www.komitas.am">www.komitas.am</a>) and the official site on issues of persons with disabilities (<a href="http://www.disability.am">www.disability.am</a>). Unison also takes care of the logistics of the Paros Chamber Choir – the only wheelchair choir in the world (<a href="http://www.unison.am/choir.htm">www.unison.am/choir.htm</a>). </p> [p]On 11 June 2005, Unison NGO was awarded the top prize of “Mashtots-1600” contest for the official website of Komitas Vardapet.[/p]