International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD)
In observance of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) on December 3 every year which was proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations Resolution 47/3, the Local Government Unit of Ragay headed by Mayor Thaddy A. Ramos thru the Persons with Disability Affairs Office (PDAO) of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office (MSWDO) headed by Ms. Marivic A. Rez, OIC-MSWDO celebrated the “International Disability Day and KAMKARA Year-End Assessment 2022” on December 9, 2022 at the Municipal Covered Court.
This year’s theme, “Transformative Solutions for Inclusive Development: The Role of Innovation in Fueling an Accessible and Equitable World”, aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities.
Our Local Chief Executive, Mayor Thaddy A. Ramos honored the celebration with his presence. He personally distributed wheelchairs, crutches, canes, and quad canes to those KAMKARA (Kapisanan ng mga may Kapansanan sa Bayan ng Ragay) members out of this LGU’s funds. One of the highlights of the celebration is the raffle draws wherein various prizes were given away to the winners.