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  • Disability discrimination in labour relations

    3 April 2012

    Khaletskiy Anatoliy Petrovich, 3rd group disabled, applied to the Office for the rights of persons with disabilities in February. He was illegally fired because of his disability. His story is usual for the country but it shows the real situation in relations between employers and employees with disabilities.

    Anatoliy Khaletskiy employed to grocery store “Avtozavodskoi” as a sales floor inspector, he submitted all the necessary documents including IPR (individual program of rehabilitation) in which the speciality “inspector” was approved by the medical commission.

  • Round table “Labour overcomes barriers”

    28 March 2012

    Vitebsk joint organization of NGO “Republican association of wheelchair-bound disabled” and the Office for the rights of persons with disabilities held round table “Labour overcomes barriers”. The event was held in the frames of the informational campaign “Accessibility” and was devoted to the problems of employment of persons with disabilities in Vitebsk oblast.

  • Office for the rights of persons with disabilities presents “Disability etiquette”*.

    16 March 2012

    There are more than 500 000 disabled in the Republic of Belarus. May be you don’t have such a person in your family, but look around – it can be your friend, co-worker, neighbor or your child’s classmate, person standing near you in a line in a grocery store. It is every 20th person in the country. How should you behave with them? How not to offend them with heightened attention and helpfulness or vice versa by ostentatious indifference to the problem?

  • The results of the project “Small business – big opportunities” were summarized

    14 March 2012

    During the meeting “Business opportunities for persons with disabilities in Grodno” the results of the project “Small business – big opportunities” were summarized.

  • What do barriers mean in the life of persons with disabilities and their full participation in the life of the society?

    10 March 2012

    When you leave your apartments look around: Are there many persons with disability in the streets, at work, swimming pools, theatres, cafés? No! And at the same time every 20th citizen of Belarus is a disabled. Where are they all? Why are they not present in our life? Is it because their state of health differs from the “norm”? No! Barriers is the main reason, they prevent them from being among us.

  • Office for the rights of persons with disabilities presents: “Business possibilities for persons with disabilities in Grodno”

    6 March 2012

    Office for the rights of persons with disabilities invites to the meeting “Business possibilities for persons with disabilities in Grodno”. The event will take place on February 29 in Grodno. Pyshki woodland park, Kronon Park Hotel. Beginning at 12.00, registration beginning at 11.30.

    The results of the project “Small business – big opportunities” will be summarized, the participants of the project will present their ideas. The guests will hear the speeches of experts in the sphere of business, representatives of state bodies and NGOs working with persons with disabilities.

  • “To independent living through Accessibility” with Jamie Bolling

    1 March 2012

    Provision of accessibility and elimination of all kinds of barriers for persons with disabilities. How are these problems solved in Belarus? What foreign experience can we use? The discussion of these and other questions was held on February 28 at press-conference held by the Office for the rights of persons with disabilities. The event was held in the frames of informational campaign Accessibility.

  • New project “Photo of the week” at web-site www.disright.org

    24 February 2012

    Office for the rights of persons with disabilities is presenting at the web-site www.disright.org a new project “Photo of the week”. The project is being realized in the frames of the informational campaign “Accessibility”. The main goal of the project is to visualize with the help of a photo the most important and significant aspects of the topics “Accessibility, the rights of persons with disabilities, UN Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities.

  • The regional stage of informational campaign “Accessibility”

    13 February 2012

    In the period from January 31 till February 21, 2012 the Office for the rights of persons with disabilities is holding regional stage of informational campaign “Accessibility”. Informational days will be held in oblast centers of the country according to the following schedule:

    31.01 – Grodno (Address: Budenogo str. 48a office 62)

    01.02. – Brest (Address: café “Feia” Pushkinskaya str 16/1)

    08.02 – Vitebsk (the address will be given later)

    15.02 – Mogilev (the address will be given later)

    16.02 – Gomel (the address will be given later)

  • Round table “To independent living through Accessibility”

    10 February 2012

    The Office for the rights of persons with disabilities in the frames of informational campaign “Accessibility” holds round table “To independent living through Accessibility”.

    The main speaker of the event is the expert of “European network on independent living” Jamie Bolling.

    The event will take place on February 26. Minsk, Voronianskogo str. 50, building 4.

    Beginning at 11.00. Registration starts at 10.30

    All NGOs interested in solving the problems of independent living and working in this sphere are welcome.

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