Two Kuwaiti authorities join hands to aid disabled

Signing agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs
Signing agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs

KUWAIT, June 12 (KUNA) — Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs signed an agreement to provide better services for individuals with special needs.
The agreement was signed as an implementation of law 8/2010 which stipulates providing proper education and educational staff for the disabled; in addition to proper access and facilities for those of special needs, Ministry of Education Undersecretary Dr. Haitham Al-Athiri told the press on Sunday after signing the agreement.
He added that Kuwait is always keen on bettering the lives of the disabled in accordance to international standards.
On his part, Director General of the Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs Dr. Tariq Al-Shatti said that the agreement, which emanates from the social responsibility toward individuals of disabilities, guarantees their civic rights.
The agreement aims at integrating people with special needs into their society and providing them with a chance to be productive and effective individuals, he pointed out. (end) mrf.nfm

Ministry of Education Undersecretary Dr. Haitham Al-Athiri and Director General of the Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs Dr. Tariq Al-Shatti
Ministry of Education Undersecretary Dr. Haitham Al-Athiri and Director General of the Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs Dr. Tariq Al-Shatti
The agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs
The agreement between Ministry of Education and Public Authority for Special Needs
Ministry of Education Undersecretary Dr. Haitham Al-Athiri and Director General of the Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs Dr. Tariq Al-Shatti
Ministry of Education Undersecretary Dr. Haitham Al-Athiri and Director General of the Public Authority for Special Needs Affairs Dr. Tariq Al-Shatti