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BASR staff participated in the "Australian-Palestinian Community Race" PDF Print E-mail
BASR staff participated in the
“Australian- Palestinian Community Race” 
 
 
                                     

Different local and national organizations working in the field of disability issues including BASR participated in the Australian-Palestinian Community Race  which was organized by the Australian Representative Office in cooperation with the Sports for Life.

 

At the beginning a march was organized starting from Ephetah Paul VI passing to the directorate of Education junction, then to the Nativity Street and ending at the city center compound.  A wheelchair Basketball match was then arranged.   

 

The race aimed at raising awareness about the rights of people with disabilities in the local community through sport activities, and advocating the enforcement of the Palestinian Law of integrating 5% of people with disabilities in the working places.