L'Oreal urges companies to assist persons with disabilities to become integrated into the workplace

Author: Daily Independent, Nigeria, Published on: 31 October 2014

‘L’Oreal pushes for global integration of persons with disabilities’, 31 Oct 2014:...L’Oreal West Africa, has held a forum for people with disabilities (PwD), where it urged corporate organisations to assist...[in] integrat[ing disabled persons]...in[to] the workplace...Founder of Advocacy for Women with Disability Initiative, Patience Ogolo-Dickson...urged...corporate entities to create an enabling environment for PwDs to showcase their talents and...contribute meaningfully to...the economy...[From] the Lagos State Office of Disability Affairs, Adebowale Ademiluyi...applauded L’Oreal’s initiative...In 2008...[the company committed to] investing in...partnerships...that support people with disabilities...The company understands that disability is part of the human condition...[t]herefore...society, the government, private and public establishments need to...provide necessary tools and infrastructure to aid the education, employment and retention, mobility/transportation and health of all people living with disabilities...

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