INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DISABLED PERSONS

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DISABLED PERSONS

December 3, 2018

The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons (3rd December) was proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3. It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase awareness of the situation of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.

“Let us remove physical and cultural barriers, build resilient societies and create opportunities that truly leave no one behind.”- Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General

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Date:
December 3, 2018
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Website:
www.un.org/en/events/disabilitiesday/

Organizer

United Nations
Website:
www.un.org/en/events/racialdiscriminationday/