International Day of Persons with Disabilities Monday 03 December 2018

Every December 3rd, the United Nations celebrates the International Day of Persons with Disabilities to empower persons with disabilities in order to achieve an inclusive, equitable and sustainable development.

On this occasion, six Community Development Centers in Mount Lebanon held events honoring beneficiaries with disabilities and their families. More than 300 beneficiaries - 100 of which were Persons with Disabilities - attended the events.

Everyone was welcomed, regardless of their religion, political affiliation, nationality, gender or age.

Some of the events’ activities included: music and dance shows, arts & crafts, educational and interactive activities, and testimonies from Persons with Disabilities.