International Day of Persons with Disabilities
The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated on 3rd December each year. This day is also observed as National Disability Day. This year’s theme is “Building Back Better: toward a di sability-inclusive, accessible and sustainable post COVID-19 World”. According to the World Health Organisation, there are more than 1 billion people experiencing some kind of disability. This accounts for more than 15% of the global population.