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International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 03 December 2020

Pursuant to United Nations General Assembly Resolution No. 47/3 issued on 14 October 1992, the Philippine Consulate General in Agana, Guam joins the celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 03 December 2020.

 

The theme adopted for this year is "Building Back Better: toward a disability-inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post COVID-19 World!"  with the aim to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities.  It also seeks to increase awareness of gains to be derived from the integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life. 

 

Visit the United Nations website to learn more.


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