“Yemen Reconstruction” sponsors the celebration of People with Disabilities Week in Al-Mahra

Saudi Yemen Development and Reconstruction Program sponsors Disability Week celebration with Association for Care and Rehabilitation of the Physically Handicapped in Al-Mahra Governorate, which coincides with International Day of Persons with Disabilities , to help reduce the challenges of disability and their social inclusion in sustainably, thus contributing to social and economic progress, in the presence of the Director General of the Office of Social and Labor Affairs in Al-Mahrah Governorate, Fayez Ali Suhail Belhaf, and the executive director of the Association for Care and rehabilitation of the physically disabled in Al-Mahra Governorate, Muhammad Ahmed Salih Jabaz Balhaf, and a representative of the Saudi Arabian Development and Reconstruction Program of Yemen. a great testament to the international community’s interest in this segment, expressing its happiness in holding this celebration, which reaps the fruits of the interest through the generous support provided by the Saudi Arabian Program for the Development and Reconstruction of Yemen.

For his part, the Executive Director of the Association for the Care and Rehabilitation of the Physically Disabled in Al-Mahra Governorate expressed his thanks to the Saudi Arabian Development and Reconstruction Program of Yemen for supporting this event, indicating the establishment of activities that help the movement of children with disabilities, in addition to other events in program.

Sponsorship of Saudi Arabian Development and Reconstruction Program celebrates People with Disabilities Week to provide health care in efficiently and effectively by providing tools adapted to their needs and helping to develop their skills through various community activities serving 413 beneficiaries of people with disabilities.

The Saudi program for the development and reconstruction of Yemen takes into account the needs of people with disabilities in various basic sectors. In the education sector, the program has worked to create 27 model schools that meet the needs that allow people with disabilities to use school facilities, in what is established according to the highest standard and specifications; To create an educational environment suitable for this valuable group to meet their abilities and needs, in way to develop their skills and talents and improve their integration into society.

Persons with disabilities benefit from development projects and initiatives presented by the Saudi Arabian Program for the Development and Reconstruction of Yemen in the health sector, which total 25 development projects and initiatives, in how much the program has provided support to 17 medical centers by providing them with medical assistance equipment and devices, and has contributed to increasing the efficiency of the services and the quality of the services provided to people with disabilities and to various groups of Yemeni society.

The Saudi Arabian Program for the Development and Reconstruction of Yemen has established (224) development projects and initiatives that have directly and indirectly impacted positively on persons with disabilities and have been implemented in various Yemeni governorates in (7) basic sectors, namely: education, health, water, energy, transportation, agriculture and fisheries Strengthen the capacity of government institutions, as well as development programs.