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Let’s help empower persons with disabilities

By Leela Ramdeen, Chair, CCSJ, & Director, CREDI
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“There is no greater disability in society than the inability to see a person as more” (Robert M. Hensel). The world celebrated International Day of Persons with Disabilities last Monday (December 3). Each of us knows persons with some form of disability e.g. intellectual, physical, sensory, and/or mental. Reflect on how you can make a difference in their lives.

This year’s UN theme focused on “empowering persons with disabilities for an inclusive, equitable and sustainable development as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The 2030 Agenda pledges to ‘leave no one behind’.”

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