Abiyoso Cimahi Center Hosts FGD National Commission for Disabilities (KND)
CIMAHI (12/05/22) - Abiyoso Cimahi Center hosted the Socialization and Focus Group Discussion (FGD) event related to respect, protection and fulfillment of the rights of Persons with Disabilities towards Disability-Inclusive Indonesia. This event was organized by the National Commission for Disabilities (KND), which is an independent institution mandated by Law Number 8 of 2016 concerning Persons with Disabilities (Law on Persons with Disabilities). KND was formed on December 1, 2021 by the President of the Republic of Indonesia.
The socialization and FGD activities were attended by the Acting Mayor of Cimahi, Head of the Social Service, Head of the Education Office, Head of the Manpower Service, Cimahi City DPRD, Disabled Persons Organizations, SKPD, Cimahi DPO, people with disabilities, and employees of the Abiyoso Center.
The discussion went in harmony with various thoughts from various sectors.
The Head of the Abiyoso Center, Agung Hendrawan, in his speech stated that it is hoped that the existence of this KND can further optimize the role of people with disabilities in social welfare development.
"We also hope that the Abiyoso Center can collaborate with KND in terms of fulfilling the rights of Persons with Disabilities. Moreover, the function of the Abiyoso hall is to carry out multi-services according to the Minister of Social Affairs No. 7 2021 concerning attention, which provides services to individuals and families of the community." he concluded.