Giving the disabled the opportunity to live
A recently-passed law in France aims to guarantee disabled people with
equal rights in the areas of health, housing, education, employment and
training while providing them with the resources necessary to live
everyday life to the full and pursue their life plans.
Women's Coalition for Peace supports P-TOMS
We welcome the P-TOMS as a necessary step in addressing the urgent needs
of the population affected by the tsunami. The goodwill and sympathy
showed by many for the victims of the tsunami in the immediate aftermath
of the tragedy proved that it is possible to overcome long held
antagonisms of class, caste and ethnic barriers.