WEEK OF AVAILABILITY

rp_250x176.jpgFor the third time in Belarus, from April 24 to April 30, week of availability will be held. It will be dedicated to issues of all kinds of availability for people with disabilities. The initiator of the activity is “Office for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities”. Zhitkovichy primary organization of NGO “BelAPDIiMI” is going to carry out “Day of the Sun” on April 28, 2015 within the framework of the “Week of Availability”.

Members of our organization, young people with disabilities, their parents will attract attention of passers-by handing objects of yellow color as a symbol of a barrier-free environment.

Zhitkovichy primary organization of NGO “BelAPDIiMI” bears the costs on drawing yellow lines.

Within the framework of the “Week of Availability”, on April 25, 2015, Bobruisk primary organization “Nadezhda” of NGO “BelAPDIiMI” carried out  a round table on “sign up for the Convention in Belarus” in territorial center of social services  of Leninsky district of Bobruisk city.

Taisia Pastuhova, a specialist on communications of the Office for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, took part in the round table.

The following issues were discussed:

  1. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Its importance in the world. The importance of acceptance of principles of the Convention in Belarus.
  2. Information about the campaign “Sign by heart”.
  3. The activity of the Office for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities “from availability to equality.”

 

Participants of the round table discussed actively the importance of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, asked questions. After the activity the participants took an active part in the campaign “Sign by heart”.

 

 

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