DISABILITY RIGHTS AWARENESS MONTH 2019
03 November to 03 December 2019
South Africa commemorates National Disability Rights Awareness Month annually between 3 November and 3 December. 3rd December is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, and is also commemorated as National Disability Rights Awareness Day.
Disability is the consequence of an impairment that may be physical, cognitive, mental, sensory, emotional, developmental, or some combination of these. A disability may be present from birth, or occur during a person’s lifetime.