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Join International Day Celebrations

Nov 22, 2011

There are two major Winnipeg public events scheduled for Friday December 2nd.

The first is the forum being hosted by the provincial government's Disability Issues Office (DIO). The focus of the forum will be updates and discussion regarding the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

9:00 a.m. to Noon (Registration 8:30 a.m.)
Meeting Room 2, Main Floor,
Winnipeg Convention Centre
375 York Avenue

We have been advised that the forum will include a detailed and formal announcement concerning the newly established Accessibility Advisory Council.

The registration deadline for the no-cost DIO event is this Friday (the 25th). If you are able to attend, please contact Tracy MacMillan (email: / phone at 204 945-7613).

The second Winnipeg event is a talent show being organized by the Independent Living Resource Centre.

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Victoria Inn – 1808 Wellington
Hot Lunch Served

There is also no cost event. Registration is required due to limited space. Those able to planning to attend are asked to contact Natalie Pirson (204 947–0194) for more information. We have attached the event poster for your reference.

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