Question

When is International Day of Persons with Disabilities observed?

A November 5 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
B December 3 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
C February 6 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
D March 29 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer

Solution

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3) is an international observance promoted by the United Nations since 1992. It has been celebrated with varying degrees of success around the planet. The observance of the Day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. It also seeks to increase awareness of gains to be derived from the integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life. It was originally called "International Day of Disabled Persons" until 2007.Each year the day focuses on a different issue. The theme for 2016 was "Achieving 17 Goals for the future we want"

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