Canada promotes Inclusion and Accessibility at Conferences

The Government of Canada is inviting not-for-profit organizations to apply for funding to improve the accessibility of conferences and key events for people with disabilities.

The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, announced a new call for proposals for accommodation projects under the Social Development Partnerships Program -- Disability component. Eligible expenses could include: sign language interpretation, real-time captioning, readers and scribes, support persons and interveners. 

Full text: http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Government-of-Canada-Removes-Barriers-for-People-With-Disabilities-1398958.htm


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