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Championing the cause of blind and partially sighted persons 75th Anniversary

75th Anniversary Conference and Exhibition 10 – 12 November 2021

Protea Hotel, Mariot Hatfield, Tshwane

 

Championing the cause of blind and partially sighted persons

Topics to be championed:

  • Education – Leave no child behind
  • Early childhood identification, intervention, stimulation, blindisms, ECD Resources and training
  • Adult Second-chance Matric Programme and Tertiary Education

The CRPD requires SA to implement rehabilitation & habilitation article 25; what has SA achieved –  Orientation and Mobility at schools, Skills of daily living and Social Etiquette

  • Economic Empowerment – Blind and partially sighted people as key contributors to the economy
  • Employment Equity, affirmative action and reasonable accommodation:
  • A Government perspective,
  • A Business and trade union perspective.
  • A perspective from blind and partially sighted persons

Braille in the 4th Industrial Revolution –has braille become redundant by technology

We will all benefit from a wide range of speakers who are knowledgeable in their fields of expertise.

Conference Package: R1000, Excludes travel/transport, bed and breakfast at the hotel per delegate.

Exhibitors Package: R2000, includes an exhibition stand (3 by 3 metres), one electric outlet and Conference package for two delegates.

 

For further information, please contact:

Conference: Busi Monyamane – pa@blindsa.org.za
Exhibition Stands:      Ofentse Manyane – ofentse@blindsa.org.za
Susan van Wyk – susan@blindsa.org.za

 

Blind SA

www.blindsa.org.za

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