The International Day of Persons with Disabilities Celebration is held every 3rd of December worldwide. On the 15th December night, the Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam with the cooperation of Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism held such a ceremony at the Jerudong Park Colonnade.

The ceremony was officiated by Yang Berhormat Dayang Siti Rozaimeriyanty Binti Dato Seri Laila Jasa Haji Abdul Rahman, member of the Legislative Council. The ceremony was aimed to as well as to instill the awareness and involvement of public in helping the person raise fund to finance services and programmes to educate, train, assist care and rehabilitation services for people with special needswith disabilities. The two-day event which ended today was filled with full of fun activities involving local entrepreneurs, restaurants, volunteers and educational institutions. Also present was Dato Paduka Mohamad Alimin bin Haji Abdul Wahab, Senior Trustee of the Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam.

Source: Radio Television Brunei