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Comité Ejecutivo

  • 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
    Director
    Egoli LTD 
    68 Meadway, Sunnyhills
    Auckland 2010, New Zealand
    Phone: +6421 411 042
     
  • 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. Ishumael Zhou – Regional President
    Southern Africa Regional Representative -Zimbabwe
    Executive Director, Zimbabwe National League of the Blind (ZNLB)
    16489 Brickfield Rd.
    Thorngrove, Buluwayo, Zimbabwe
    Phone: +263-772-33 2401 / 712 54 2795
    E-mail: ishumaelzhou@gmail.com

  • ​Mr. Beyan Kota
    Liberia Christian Association of the Blind
    3rd Street, Saya Town, Sinkor
    P.O. Box 10-1198
    1000 Monrovia 10, Liberia
    Phone: +231 6 510354
    E-mail: cabliberia2008@gmail.com
     

  • Ms. Eveline Angonwi Nongne
    AFUB Vice-President & Chairperson of AFUB Women's Committee
    Association Nationale des Aveugles du Cameroun 
    Accuel Notre Dame de la Paix 
    P.P. 190 
    Dschang, Cameroon 
    Phone: +237 6561 18424
    E-mail: evelineangonwi@gmail.comanacp2008@yahoo.fr  
      
  • ​Ms. Nina Efedi Okoroafor 
    Youth Representative for AFUB
    Ghana Blind Union 
    P.O. Box AC496, Barnes Road, Opposite National Museum 
    Accra, Ghana 
    Phone: +233 26 470 1424 
    E-mail: ninaokoroafor@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 ​​
  • Mr. Tengniev Kholmahmad 
    National Association of the Blind of Tajikistan​
    Karamov Street 205
    734027 Dushanbe, Tajikistan
    Phone: +992 37 240-41-40, +922 44 600-41-51
    E-mail: tbu-tajiknet@mail.ru tengniev@yandex.ru
  • Mr. Amer Makarem
    Secretary General, ABU
    President, Youth Association of the Blind
    P.O. Box 113-5487
    Beirut, Lebanon
    Phone: +961-(1)-36-82-21
    Fax: +961-(1)-36-42-59​
    E-mail: amer@yablb.org
    Web: www.yablb.org

  • ​Mr. Qari Saad Noor 
    Treasurer, ABU 
    President, Pakistan Association of the Blind
    PAB House, Haider Shah Town, 
    Street #3, Delazak Road, 
    Peshawarcity, Pakistan 
    Phone: +92-91-2245328
    Fax: +92-91-2244881 ​
    E-mail: pab_peshawar@yahoo.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
  • Mr. William Jolley
    c/- Blind Citizens Australia​
    Phone: +61-419-526-173​
  • Dr. Nantanoot Suwannawut (Apple)
    Academic officer
    Bureau of Special Education, Ministry of Education
    Chandakasem Palace, Ratchadamnoen Rd., Dusit
    District, Bangkok, 10300, THAILAND
    Phone: +66-2-288-5545
    Fax: +66-2-628-5083
    E-mail: nantanoot_s@hotmail.com
    Web: special.obec.go.th​​​

  • Ms. Gerel Dondovdorj
    President of the Mongolian National Federation of the Blind
    Building “C” of Occupational and Training Enterprise for the Blind
    3-r khoroo, Chinggis Avenue
    Khan-Uul district, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    Postal code: 36/511​​
    Phone: +976-70044179
    Fax: +976-70044179​
    E-mail: gereldondow@gmail.com​​​

  • EUROPE -EUROPEAN BLIND UNION (EBU)

    Mr. Rodolfo Cattani – Regional President
    Unione Italiana Ciechi
    Via Borgognona 38
    1-00187 Roma, Italy
    Phone: +39 06 699 88388/ 669 88375
    E-mail: ebupresident@euroblind.orgrodolfocattani@virgilio.it ​​​​
  • Mr. Wolfgang Angermann 
    Rungstr 19
    10 179 Berlin, Germany
    Phone: +49 511 577963
    E-mail: w.angermann@dbsv.orgw.angermann@vodafone.de 
  • Mr. Rodrigo Nuna Godinho Santos
    Associaçao dos Cegos e Amblíopes de Portugal (ACAPO)
    Av D Carlos 1, 126, 9º
    1200-651 Lisboa, Portugal
    Phone: +351 21 324 45 00
    E-mail: rodrigosantos@acapo.pt
  • Mr. Thorkild Olesen
    President, Danish Association of the Blind
    Dansk Blindesamfund (DBF) 
    Blekinge Boulevard 2
    DK-2630 Taastrup, Denmark
    Phone: +45 38 14 88 44
    E-mail: thorkild.olesen@blind.dk
    Web: www.dkblind.dk  

  • 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
  • ​Vacant 
     

  • Ms. ​Lucía Nieves
    Fundación Mevorah Florentin

    Res Jardín Botánico, Edif Bucare A, Nivel Plaza, Local P14. San Agustín del Sur

    C.P. 1010, Distrito Capital, Venezuela

    Phone: +58-212-576-6456

    E-mail: lucnieves@gmail.com
  • ​Ms. Selene Caraballo
    Secretaria de Recursos y Finanzas
    Unión Nacional de Ciegos del Uruguay
    Mercedes 1327 C.P. 11100
    Montevideo, Uruguay
    Phone / Fax: +598-2-903-3022
    E-mail: caraballoselene@gmail.com
  • 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
  • Mr. Mark Riccobono, President
    National Federation of the Blind
    200 East Wells Street
    Baltimore, Maryland. 21230
    Phone: +1-410-659-9314
    E-mail: officeofthepresident@nfb.org​​​

  • ​Ms. Diane Bergeron 
    CNIB
    101, 1355 Bank street
    Ottawa, ON
    K1H 8K7
    Phone: +1-613-852-1416​​
    E-mail:
    diane.bergeron@cnib.ca
  • Mr. Mitch Pomerantz
    President, American Council of the Blind
    1155 15th Street NW, Suite 1004

    Washington
    , DC, USA
    Phone:
    1-202-467-5081
    Fax:
    1-202-467-5085
    E-mail: mitch.pomerantz@earthlink.net
  • ​INTERNATIONAL MEMBERS REPRESENTATIVES

    Dr. Frances Gentle
    President ICEVI
    The Renwick Centre
    Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
    361-365 North Rocks Road,
    North Rocks NSW 2151
    AUSTRALIA
    Phone: +61-02-9872-0808
    Fax: +61-02-9873-1614
  • Mrs. Gertrude Fefoame 
    Global Advocacy Advisor, Sightsavers
    Grosvenor Hall, Bolnore Road, Haywards Heath
    West Sussex RH16 4BX UNITED KINGDOM

  • Ms. Mary Keogh
    Director, Disability Inclusive Development Initiative
    CMB International
    176 Ivy Exchange, Granby Place
    Dublin 1, Ireland
    Phone: +353 (0)1 8730300
    E-mail: mary.keogh@cbm.org

    Web: www.cbm.org

  • Mr. Peter Holland 
    Chief Executive Officer
    International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness 
    4-108, 8 Devonshire Square
    London EC2M 4PL,
    United Kingdom
    E-mail: pholland@iapb.org 
    Web: www.iapb.org