Since 1945, the United Nations (UN) has called for the creation of inclusive, accessible and sustainable societies and communities – most notably with the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. The UN has promoted the well-being and welfare of people living with disabilities, and in 1992 called for an international day of celebration for people living with disabilities to be held on December 3 each year.
The IDPWD allows for:
Action – where all people, organisations, agencies and charities not only show their support for International Day of People with Disabilities, but take on a commitment to create a world characterised by equal human rights.
At Rosehill we are celebrating this important event by working with some volunteers from a company called Cognizant to develop our Woodland Walk teaching & learning space.
Class teams are busy making windchimes, bird feeders and nest boxes, alongside planting insect friendly flowers.
To celebrate this special day every pupil is also making a picture of themselves to combine together to make a large jigsaw of all of our pupils and young people.