Office for the Rights of People with Disabilities will carry out an informational tour throughout Belarus

Office for the Rights of People with Disabilities will carry out an informational tour throughout Belarus in the period from January 31 to February 21, 2012. 

The purpose of such events is to raise awareness of the population about the rights of people with disabilities, the UN Convention on the rights of people with disabilities, mechanisms of defence of the rights of people with disabilities, and also to share examples of arrangement of campaigns and projects aimed at defence of the rights of people with disabilities.Sergey Drozdovsky, Office coordinator, will speak at the events.
 
The event is intended for the representatives of local authorities, mass media, state-owned social welfare institutions, teachers and students of educational establishments, workers of law enforcement bodies, health institutions, representatives of business community, employers, members of organizations for people with disabilities, non-governmental organizations, public figures.
 
Free legal advice will be rendered during the information day.
 
For contacts:
Taisia Pastukhova
PR specialist
+375 25 9090602
27 January 2012