The President Signs Proclamation No. 688 Declaring the Period of 2013-2022 as the Philippine Decade of “Make the Right Real” for Persons With Disabilities in Support of the 3rd Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons With Disabilities

November 30, 2013

MALACAÑAN PALACE
MANILA

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

PROCLAMATION NO. 688

DECLARING THE PERIOD OF 2013-2022 AS THE PHILIPPINE DECADE OF “MAKE THE RIGHT REAL” FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES IN SUPPORT OF THE 3rd ASIAN AND PACIFIC DECADE OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

WHEREAS, Proclamation No. 125 (s. 1993) and Proclamation No. 240 (s. 2002) proclaimed the nationwide observance in the Philippines of the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities in 1993-2002 and 2003-2012, respectively;

WHEREAS, the High-Level Intergovernmental Meeting on the Final Review of the Implementation of the Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons, 2003-2012 was held at Incheon, Republic of Korea, from 29 October to 02 November 2012;

WHEREAS, during the said meeting, the participants, which included the Philippine delegation, adopted the Ministerial Declaration on the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities, 2013-2022, and the Incheon Strategy to “Make the Right Real” for Persons with Disabilities in Asia and the Pacific (“Incheon Strategy”); and

WHEREAS, during the National Council on Disability Affairs’ regional consultations with organizations of persons with disabilities, the observance of a third decade of persons with disabilities for the period of 2013-2022 was recommended to build on the gains towards disability-inclusive development.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO, III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare the period of 2013-2022 as the Philippine Decade of “Make the Right Real” for Persons with Disabilities in support of the 3rd Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities.

The National Council on Disability Affairs is hereby directed to lead all disability-related efforts by formulating and issuing a comprehensive National Plan of Action for the Decade (“National Plan”) which translates the objectives of Batas Pambansa Blg. 344, Republic Act Nos. 7277, 9442, 10070, and 10524, and other disability-related laws, programs and policies into concrete programs, activities, and projects.

All departments, agencies and instrumentalities of the national government and local government units, in consultation with the private sector, civil society organizations, non-government organizations and disabled peoples organizations, are enjoined to implement plans, programs, and activities geared towards the development of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Incheon Strategy, thereby translating its goals, targets and all its indicators into the National Plan with achievable and measureable outputs.

The funds necessary for the implementation of the provisions herein shall be sourced from the appropriations of concerned government agencies.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

DONE, in the City of Manila, this 22nd day of November, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Thirteen.

(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III

By the President:
(Sgd.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA, JR.
Executive Secretary

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INDEX BRAILLE DONATES 2 BRAILE EMBOSSERS

November 30, 2013

Turn over ceremony of Braille Embossers
Turn over ceremony of Braille Embossers

“Thank you” shake for blind Pinoys. Deaf Blind Support Philippines (DBSP) President Edgardo ‘’Bong” Garcia (in barong) thanks Mr. Bjorn Lofstedt, of the Sweden-based ‘’Index Braille’’, on behalf of would-be blind Pinoy users of the embossers. NCDA Acting Executive Carmen Reyes-Zubiaga (front right), inspects the top-of- the- line items for 2 NGOs – CALL Foundation for the Blind and DBSP. Others in photo are CALL Foundation President Lauro Purcil (leftmost), Emcee Batangas Provincial Governor’s Advocate Ronnel del Rio and TCD-NCDA Chief Nelia de Jesus, (rightmost).

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NCDA ACCOMPLISHMENT REPORT FOR THE 3RD QUARTER 2013

November 27, 2013

For The DSWD Secretary and NCDA Chairperson

THRU: HON. PARISYA H. TARADJI
          Undersecretary, DSWD
          Alternate Chairperson, NCDA

FROM: CARMEN R. ZUBIAGA
            Acting Executive Director

SUBJECT: NCDA ACCOMPLISHMENT REPORT FOR THE 3RD QUARTER 2013

DATE : 04 October 2013

             We are pleased to submit to you the Accomplishment Report of the National Council on Disability Affairs from July to September 2013.

             For the third quarter, the Council continues to engage with different government and non-government agencies, other stakeholders and the general public to advocate and sensitize them on the concerns of the sector of persons with disabilities pursuant to the Chairperson’s directive during the 2013 Mid-Year National Management Development Conference. The Council also mobilized concerned sectors and Regional Committees on Disability Affairs to take active part in disability-related celebrations and generated their support in the implementation of legislation affecting the sector.

             The Council likewise has partnered with concerned agencies in implementing the Incheon Strategy to “Make the Right Real” for Persons with Disabilities through several activities geared towards attaining the principles of disability inclusive development.

             The attached document provides the details of the report.

ORIGINAL SIGNED
CARMEN R. ZUBIAGA

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