Hamed Mohammad Al Daheri, who hails from Al Ain, took his first jump from above 13,000 feet on October 15 to mark White Cane
Safety Day, which celebrates the achievements of people who are blind and the white cane
as a tool of independence.
Laptops, white canes
and other gifts were distributed among the heads of disabled organizations.
President of the Sri Lanka Council of Visually Handicapped Graduates, Sarath Kumara Madugaswaththa pinned the first flag on President Sirisena and the President marking the White Cane
Day, presented a white cane
The situation regarding the rights of persons with visual disabilities has deteriorated dangerously in recent years," the organisation announced on the occasion of the International Day of the White Cane
on October 15.
14 (BNA): Bahrain will tomorrow celebrate the International White Cane
Safety Day which falls on October 15.
She said activities should promote the white cane
as the symbol of mobility and safety for the visually impaired, noting that schools should serve as venues for the development of awareness campaigns on public-private partnership programs for the blind.
And his occasional trips into Middlesbrough nowadays are just as likely to be for white cane
training than to watch a match.
Fructose, the natural sugar in fruit, is not considered to be as bad as refined white cane
Summary: The stamps were issued on the occasion of the International White Cane
She also condemned "discrimination" in society, saying: "The authorities provide a white cane
to men, but not women.
Petty proclaiming it Disability Employment and White Cane
Awareness and Safety Day in the city.
The white cane
is recognized worldwide as a symbol of the need of visually impaired persons to be assisted.
With reference to your report about the intelligent white cane
developed to improve the mobility and independence of blind and visually-impaired people, as featured in last week's Techtronic Specials page in GulfWeekly.
Speaking at a commemoration of White Cane
Day recently in Keetmanshoop, Nangolo added that visually impaired people are often hidden from society and locked up inside their houses.
For the first time, Gavin used his little white cane
to navigate his way down the sidewalk step.