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Photos & Video: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPWD

Photos & Video: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPWD

[Updated with photos] There was a big show of support from the community today [Dec 3] as people lined the streets to cheer on the motorcade held celebration of the International Day of People with Disabilities. Speaking just before the motorcade started, Clinical Director Intellectual Disabilities Morrisa Rogers said, “As Government’s largest... Read more of this article

Traffic Notice For Today’s IDPWD Motorcade

Traffic Notice For Today’s IDPWD Motorcade

The Ministry of Public Works issued a road traffic advisory for today [Dec 3] in advance of the International Day of Persons With Disabilities Day [IDPWD] motorcade, which starts at 11.00am.A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform motorists that the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI] will be holding... Read more of this article

HSBC To Shine A Light On Supporting IDPWD

HSBC To Shine A Light On Supporting IDPWD

The International Day of Persons With Disabilities [IDPWD] will be celebrated on Friday [Dec 3] and for the second consecutive year, HSBC will shine a light on what this represents to the organization. A spokesperson said, “Promoted by the United Nations since 1992, IDPWD celebrates the achievements and contributions – as well as increases awareness,... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Celebrating IDPWD

Wallpaper Wednesday: Celebrating IDPWD

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series celebrates the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities, which takes place this Friday [Dec 3]. The Bermuda Hospitals Board will be hosting a motorcade to celebrate the day on Friday — set to start at 11am — and they are encouraging the public to cheer... Read more of this article

Dec 3: WindReach To Host Virtual Conference

Dec 3: WindReach To Host Virtual Conference

WindReach will be hosting a virtual conference in recognition of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Friday, December 3. A spokesperson said, “Common Ground 2021 is a virtual one-day conference that will focus on ‘encouraging advocacy.’ People with disabilities have been fighting for their right to be heard,... Read more of this article

BHB/MWI To Hold Motorcade On December 3

BHB/MWI To Hold Motorcade On December 3

The Bermuda Hospitals Board’s [BHB] is inviting the public to join in celebrating International Day of People with Disabilities on Friday, December 3, with a motorcade set to be held. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board’s [BHB] Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI] invites the public to join in celebrating International Day of People... Read more of this article

Minister On Day Of Persons With Disabilities

Minister On Day Of Persons With Disabilities

Minister of Social Development & Seniors Tinee Furbert delivered a speech in the House of Assembly today [Dec 4] to highlight the International Day for Persons with Disabilities. The Minister said, “Yesterday people worldwide participated in events in recognition of the International Day for Persons with Disabilities. Bermuda held several... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD

Photo Set II: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD

In celebration of the International Day of People with Disabilities, the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] held a motorcade yesterday [Dec 3] traveling from the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI], through areas including the City of Hamilton and then traveling back to MWI.The motorcade stopped at Dame Marjorie Hope Academy, then proceeded to the K... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: HSBC Building Lights Up Purple

Photos & Video: HSBC Building Lights Up Purple

In recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities today [Dec 3], HSBC Bermuda joined in with the global ‘PurpleLightUp’ initiative, with a section of their Front Street building illuminated in purple in “recognition of the economic contribution that employees with disabilities bring to organizations across the globe”... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD

Photos & Videos: Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD

In celebration of the International Day of People with Disabilities, the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] held a motorcade today [Dec 3] traveling from the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI], through areas including the City of Hamilton and then traveling back to MWI. The motorcade stopped at Dame Marjorie Hope Academy, then proceeded to the K Margaret... Read more of this article

HSBC Marks Day Of Persons With Disabilities

HSBC Marks Day Of Persons With Disabilities

Thursday is the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities and HSBC is joining the world’s first PurpleLightUp 24-hour Global Broadcast, in “recognition of the economic contribution that employees with disabilities bring to organizations across the globe.” “The broadcast being facilitated by PurpleSpace, will... Read more of this article

Dec 3: WindReach To Host Virtual Conference

Dec 3: WindReach To Host Virtual Conference

WindReach will be hosting a virtual conference in recognition of The United Nation’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Thursday [Dec 3]. A spokesperson said, “Our community will have the opportunity to hear from a varied panel of experts of which some have the lived experience, and others many years of experience working with... Read more of this article

Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD On Thursday

Motorcade To Celebrate IDPD On Thursday

In celebration of the International Day of People with Disabilities, the Bermuda Hospitals Board will be holding a motorcade from the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI], through Hamilton on Thursday [Dec 3]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board will celebrate International Day of People with Disabilities on Thursday 3 December 2020... Read more of this article