The City Legal Office conducted a caravan lecture on Magna Carta for Persons with Disabilities with the participants from Poblacion 1 (Tinago), Calindagan and Poblacion 2 yesterday.
Resource Speaker Atty. Francis Ray A. Filipinas discussed the salient features including the rights and privileges of Persons with Disabilities, accessibility to health services, livelihood opportunities, quality education, political and civil rights and on how to seek redress against discrimination.
The activity is in line with the City’s observance of the 44th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week with the theme “Pamahalaan Kabalikat sa Pagtupad ng Pantay na Edukasyon, Trabaho at Kabuhayan, Tugon sa Pagpapalakas ng Taong May Kapansanan.”