United Nations (UN) International Day December 3rd

MB Disabilities Issues Office

United Nations (UN) International Day
of Persons with Disabilities

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
9:30 to 11:30 a.m. (Registration is at 9:00 a.m.)
Main Floor, MTS Classroom
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg MB

Program Highlights Include:

• Update on The Accessibility for Manitobans Act

• Presentation: “Disabling Poverty, Enabling Citizenship” by Michael Prince, Lansdowne Professor of Social Policy, University of Victoria

• Manitoba Initiatives to Improve the Well Being of Persons with Disabilities

• Museum Tour (Noon) at discounted rate of $10.00

Please register for the event and tour by Friday, November 28, 2014, with Tracy at the DIO by e-mail Tracy.MacMillan@gov.mb.ca or call (204) 945-7613, or Toll-Free at 1-800-282-8069, ext. 7613.

ASL, CART and attendants will be provided. Let us know if you require other disability accommodations, and help us create a scent-free environment.