The United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2010
We are very pleased to have held a successful 2010 United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Thursday, November 25, 2010.
Here are some photos from the day.
A sign interpreter at work
The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister, HRSDC, guest speaker
Presenters – from L to R – Sandra Carpenter (Centre for Independent Living in Toronto), Dr. Marcia Rioux (Disability Rights Promotion International), and Steve Estey (Council of Canadians with Disabilities) speaking on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
John Lord, principal writer of Impact: Changing the Way We View Disability with Vince Miele, former IL Canada Board Member