Monday, December 3, 2012

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Today is the United Nations' International Day of Persons with Disabilities. This year's theme is "removing barriers to create an inclusive and accessible society for all". This is an especially important theme considering that many of the estimated 1 billion people living with a disability worldwide live in developing countries lacking in accessibility and inclusiveness.
To observe today, it is recommended that the actions of those who are working to improve inclusiveness and accessibility are recognized. In order to do so, Mobility International USA released the following video:



To learn more about International Day of Persons with Disabilities, check out the following link: http://www.un.org/disabilities/default.asp?id=1597.

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