THE ABUJA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (ACCI) TRAINING ON INCLUSIVE EMPLOYMENT FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES WHICH TOOK PLACE ON 03 JUNE, 2021.
In the first slide is the CEO/Founder of the Albino Foundation, Mr. Jake Epelle. He’s a Person with Albinism who has done remarkable things concerning creating awareness for Persons with Disabilities & Albinism.
The second slide is Mr. Sulayman AbdulMumuni Ujah, the ADF National Project Officer- OPDs Engagement (Inclusion Works), Nigeria. He has a hearing/speaking impairment, but this did not restrict his ability to do other things.
In the remaining slides are participants of the training.
The last slide is Dr. Adebayo Adebukola, (Disability Inclusion Expert). He was born partially blind, and along the line lost total sight. Yet this was not a hindrance to his ability.
An important note was that “Persons with Disabilities should not be employed based on their Disability, but Ability. Therefore, it’s ideal to view them as a person first, before their disability.