UA HUB Timeline
Universal Accessibility Hub Founded
We are guided by the universal principles of human dignity, equality, non-discrimination and social justice, and we endeavour to practice these values in all that we do.
Launch of Online Platform
Development and hosting of an inclusive website to advocate and promote inclusivity for persons with disability.
Artscape Theatre endorsement
Endorsed by Marlene le Roux, disability activist, CEO of Artscape Theatre Centre
Women in Humanity Awareness Campaign
UA HUB participated in this campaign to call for change and celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.
Sponsored runner-up to Miss Wheelchair World
UA HUB sponsored Lebohang Monyantsi, our Ambassador to Sri Lanka to attend the Massira inclusive fashion show in Sri Lanka as part of our #100 Mandela campaign.
Charles Glass Society Donation Received
The CHARLES GLASS SOCIETY has for the past 16 years supported local persons in need, while subscribing to the concept of realising dreams through fun, friendship and laughter. During this time we have helped realise over 280 dreams!
This campaign encouraged photographers, travellers, tourism service providers and the general public to enter images and videos that promotes participation of people with disabilities for an inclusive experience.
Accessibility in Tourism Exhibition
This was part of a broader awareness campaign that focused on integration to achieve an accessible tourism industry to profile South Africa as a leading universal accessibility destination.
Panel Discussion on Accessibility in Tourism
UA HUB hosted a panel discussion with former Minister of Tourism Derek Hannekom, CEO of Cape Town Tourism Enver Duminy, Russell Vollmer, Marlene le Roux, Shama Nathoo at the Artscape Theatre highlighting challenges accessibility in tourism faces and how we can work together to overcome them.