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DGHR Department Organizes a Workshop on How to Deal with People of Determination and How to Address Challenges They Face in the Workplace

DGHR Department Organizes a Workshop on How to Deal with People of Determination and How to Address Challenges They Face in the Workplace

DGHR Department’s Dubai Institute for Human Resource Development (DIHRD) organized a workshop on how to deal with people of determination (special needs) and how to overcome challenges faced by employees in dealing with colleagues and customers with disabilities. The workshop was attended by a number of employees of government agencies and institutions in Dubai. Its main focus was on the definition of disability locally and internationally, UAE and international laws on the rights of persons with disabilities, and main categories of disability (mobility, sensory and mental) in addition to methods of dealing with them and how to overcome related challenges.

H.E. Abdullah Ali Bin Zayed al-Falasi, Director General of DGHR Department, said that the leadership of the UAE attaches great importance and care to people of determination and is keen to empower and integrate them into all institutions of society. Our leadership has also guaranteed their rights and provided them with all services within their capabilities, and made sure to secure a decent living for them.

H.E. Abdullah al-Falasi added that achievements made by the people of determination in various fields are an evidence that strong determination and will overcome obstacles and push people to face all circumstances and challenges steadily to reach their goals. He also noted that people of determination in the UAE have made important achievements, and were able to overcome all the challenges in various vital fields in the UAE.