Dr Mazari said society should also focus on the differently-abled
people who suffered from non-physical disabilities as well.
The minister said that for development of differently-abled
people, national council would be reformed with equal representation of provinces.
Furthermore, government hospitals have been directed to issue certificates to differently-abled
people as per United Nations classifications so that free assistive devices, such as canes, wheelchairs etc., can be provided accordingly.
The experience was significantly memorable for the artists, since most of them admitted to working with differently-abled
persons in a painting session for the first time.
"This experience with differently-abled
people gave our employees an opportunity to learn important things from the interns such as focus on the job, resilience and positive attitude.
children still face stigmatisation in society, and it takes years to address this issue," he told Daily News Egypt.
Principal Saad Ullah stressed the need for special attention to the differently-abled
persons and time to make them useful citizens of the society.
Prior to the enactment of RA 10699, winning differently-abled
athletes were granted only token incentives because they were not covered by the old National Athletes Incentives Law or RA 9064.
He said that he has taken up special measures for the education of differently-abled
comes as a result of an impressive three-month pilot run of the Program for over 250 differently-abled
and marginalized participants from disadvantaged communities.
It aims to reinforce the importance of social inclusion for parents to promote the removal of barriers for differently-abled
The central bank said that banks should provide senior citizens and differently-abled
people, including the visually-impaired, with basic services such as pick-up and delivery of cash, chequebooks and demand drafts at their residences.