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WBU Officers Contact

  • PRESIDENT
    Dr. Fredric Schroeder 
    First Vice-President, National Federation of the Blind
    200 E. Wells Street
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Phone: +1-410-659-9314
    E-mail: president@wbu.ngo
    Web: www.nfb.org

  • FIRST VICE-PRESIDENT
    Mr. Fernando Riaño
    CSR Director, Communications and Institutional Relations
    ILUNION & ONCE Foundation
    C/ Pechuán, 1 – 28002 Madrid, Spain
    Phone: +34-91-590-8407
    E-mail: friano@ilunion.com​
    Web: www.ilunion.com​​

  • SECOND VICE-PRESIDENT
    Ms. Donatilla Kanimba
    ​Executive Director
    Rwandese Union of the Blind
    P.O. Box 1527, Kigali, Rwanda
    Phone: +250-252-576097
     
  • SECRETARY GENERAL
    Mr. Ajai Kumar Mittal 
    President, All India Confederation of the Blind
    Braille Bhawan, Sector-5, Rohini
    Delhi 110 085, India
    Or: 80-A Pocket One, Mayur Vihar Phase One
    Delhi 110 091, India 
    Phone: +91-11-2705-4082
    Fax: +91-11-2705-0915
    E-mail: mittal24ak@gmail.committal24ak@yahoo.co.in
    Web: www.aicb.org.in​

  • TREASURER
    Mrs. Martine Abel-Williamson
    Specialist Advisor
    Community Empowerment Unit 
    Arts, Community and Events Level 6, 24 Wellesley Street, Auckland
    Central Private Bag 92300, Victoria Street West, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    Phone: +64-9-890-7172
  • IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
    Mr. Arnt Holte
    Director, Norwegian Association of the Blind and Partially Sighted (NABP)
    Postboks 5900, Majorstuen
    Oslo 0308, Norway
    Phone: +47-2321-5000
    Fax: +47-2321-5070
    Email: arnt.holte@blindeforbundet.no
    Web: www.blindeforbundet.no​

  • AFRICA -AFRICAN UNION OF THE BLIND (AFUB)

    Mr. Yaw Ofori-Debra – Regional President
    President
    Ghana Blind Union
    P.O. Box AC 496, Barnes Road
    Accra, Ghana
    Phone: +233-302-680-102 / 680-097
    E-mail:
    yawdebra2015@gmail.com
  • ​ASIA -ASIAN BLIND UNION (ABU)

    Mr. Santosh Kumar Rungta - Regional President 
    President, National Federation of the Blind (India)
    Plot No. P-21, Sector-6, Press Enclave Road, 
    Pushp Vihar, New Delhi, India 
    Phone: +91-11-2956-4198 
    Fax: +91-11-2356-2546
    E-mail: nfbsec.g@gmail.com ​​
  • ASIA PACIFIC (WBU-AP)

    Ms. Michiko Tabata - Regional President
     
    Japan Federation of the Blind
    C/O NCWBJ Office
    18-2 Nishi-Waseda 2-chome,
    Shinjyuku-ku
    Tokyo 169-0051, Japan
    Phone: +81-3-5291-7885
    Fax: +81-3-5291-7886
    E-mail: tabacchi@par.odn.ne.jpmichkotabata@gmail.com
  • EUROPE -EUROPEAN BLIND UNION (EBU)

    Mr. Wolfgang Angermann – Regional President
    Rungstr 19
    10 179 Berlin, Germany179 Berlin, Germany
    Phone: +49-511-577963
    E-mail: ebupresident@euroblind.org ​​​​
  • LATIN AMERICA -UNION LATINOAMERICANA DE CIEGOS (ULAC)

    Mr. Volmir Raimondi – Regional President

    Organização Nacional dos Cegos do Brasil (ONCB)

    Escritório Brasília SCS, Quadra 1, Bloco B, Sala 307, Edificio Maristela
    Brasilia, Brazil

    Phone: +55-54-8148-2244
  • NORTH AMERICA/CARIBBEAN (WBU NA/C)

    Mr. Charles Mossop – Regional
    President
    Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)

    1929 Bayview Ave

    Toronto
    , ON M5G 3W7, Canada
    Phone: 1-250-722-0082
    E-mail: charles.mossop@cnib.ca
    Web: www.cnib.ca
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