Kapipirma lang ni President Obama sa batas na mag-aalow sa mga bulag,bingi at ibang may disabilities na gumamit ng smart phones, internet at iba pang technologies.
WASHINGTON — Blind and deaf people will be able to more easily use smart phones, the Internet and other technologies that are staples of life and work under a bill signed into law on Friday.Samantalang sa Pilipinas, hindi ako makapaniwala na ang isang pipi at bingi ay hindi pinasakay sa eruplano dahil sa kaniyang disability.
Such a step has been a priority of advocates for the millions of people who cannot see or hear.
In the East Room of the White House, where he was flanked on stage by lawmakers and Stevie Wonder,
A company in Qatar had invited Corpuz for business training and orientation on programs for persons with disabilities and eventual employment.Kung inaakala ng marami na wala pa tayong batas para smga persons with disabilities, nagkakamali sila.
Accompanied by a Qatar Airways flight attendant, Corpuz went to NAIA last Oct. 4 and checked in at the immigration counter.
Upon being told that Corpuz is deaf, the immigration officer at the counter directed him to the immigration office, where he was interviewed. After the interview, the immigration officer said he would not allow Corpuz to board his flight because he is “deaf and cannot speak.”
MANILA, Philippines - Sen. Pia S. Cayetano has welcomed the passage by the Senate of a proposed measure that seeks to give a voice in local governance to the country’s estimated 9.7 million persons with disabilities (PWDs).Pinaysaamerika
Senate Bill No.3560, otherwise known as “An Act establishing the institutional mechanism to ensure the implementation of programs and services for persons with disabilities in every province, city and municipality,” was approved unanimously on second reading by the Senate on December 16 before going on a four-week recess.
Cayetano, the bill’s principal sponsor, said Senate Bill No.3560 mandates the creation of a “Persons with Disability Affairs Office” (PDAO) in every province, city and municipality.