Dubai Inclusive Development Forum Begins
This “Emirates 24/7” article highlights the Dubai Inclusive Development Forum 2015, which aims to open discussions on turning Dubai into a disability-friendly city by 2020. The Forum, held at Madinat Jumeirah on October 11-12, addressed challenges and alternatives that contribute to turning Dubai into a disability-friendly city.
The General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai was responsible for organizing the Forum. The initiative “My Community … A City For Everyone” was mandated for the city. This initiative hopes to spread and exchange knowledge of various topics about the rights of people with disabilities, and to discuss methods of support for societal inclusion. Experts from all over the world, in addition to academics, practitioners and local specialists, participated in the Forum.
Read the complete article about the Dubai Inclusive Development Forum.