World Disabled Day 2020 Theme, Images, Quotes
World Disabled Day
World Disabled Day, the international day of people with disability is held on 3 December every year. It was promoted by the United Nations since 1992. Every year the day focuses on different issues. The observance of the Day aims to support the rights, dignity and health of persons with disabilities. A Disabled person is someone who has a mental and physical handicap that has a significant and long term adverse effect on a person’s ability to carry out normal Day-to-Day activities. There are several types of disabilities, emotional disturbance, deafness, blindness, learning disability, speaking disability, brain injury etc. Around 15% of the world’s population are disabled.