The targeted project beneficiaries were PSNs specifically people with disabilities who are able to be engaged in kitchen gardening activities.

The identified protection challenges in PSNs with disabilities includes discrimination in all levels (social, employment, economic and political), their rights and responsibilities are not understood, poor social interaction, unfriendly environment, they have difficulty moving around or using their hands or arms, they have difficulty seeing, hearing or speaking, they have difficulty learning new skills, remembering or concentrating and they behave differently to others in the community or have difficulty managing their mood.

International Disability Alliance together with VERITAS empowered over 200 PSNs with disabilities in Kitchen Gardening to improve livelihoods in Kasulu Town Council.