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PROMINENT SPEAKERS TO SHARE EXPERTISE AT 6TH GLOBAL SUMMIT ON URBAN TOURISM

Posted: November 27, 2017 at 3:08 am   /   Access, News

  The upcoming 6th Global Summit on Urban Tourism (GSUT) 2017 in Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur will feature an impressive line-up of local and international speakers, representing the who’s who of the […]

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Photo of wheelchair users exercising

4 Things Persons with Disabilities Can Do to Stay Active

Posted: November 23, 2017 at 2:57 pm   /   Access, Newsletter

Whether you’ve been living with a disability for several years or just a little while, if you struggle to stay active or participate in sports; disability advocate Jenny Wise shares […]

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Accessibility is key in any Para sports competition and Games, and MASOC has given its assurance that that all competition venues and athletes’ accommodation are accessible and disabled friendly.

Accessibility gets top priority at ASEAN Para Games KL2017

Posted: September 12, 2017 at 3:49 am   /   Access, Community

  IN line with its inclusive initiative, the Malaysia Organising Committee (MASOC) Kuala Lumpur 2017 has upgraded all competition venues for the 9th ASEAN Para Games from Sept 17-23 to […]

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Media Guidelines for Reporting on Accessible Election

Posted: September 7, 2017 at 1:55 am   /   Access

A workshop on Advocacy Guidelines for Political Participation of Disabled People’s Organisations (DPO) in Malaysia, an initiative organised by the National Council For The Blind, Malaysia (NCBM) was held on […]

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Twitter Campaign Highlights Political Participation of Persons with Disabilities

Posted: January 10, 2017 at 10:12 pm   /   Access

To recognize the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and in honor of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the […]

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Grab, MIRM and Challenges Foundation Partner to Encourage Limitless Mobility

Posted: December 9, 2016 at 4:24 am   /   Access, Events

For many, getting from one place to another is a breeze especially with the transport infrastructure we have – connectivity of various rail services, walkways, buses and taxis. Yet, for […]

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G3ict and World ENABLED launches Accessible Smart cities Initiative

Posted: November 10, 2016 at 4:28 pm   /   Access, Newsletter

NEWLY LAUNCHED ACCESSIBLE SMART CITIES INITIATIVE TO PROMOTE ACCESS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND AGING COMMUNITIES G3ict and World ENABLED leads the way with Microsoft support. G3ict, the Global Initiative […]

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With tablets and looking towards the future of the e-payments partnership at the launch ceremony were Datuk Haji Zakaria Haji Mohd Edris, Assistant Minister of Local Government and Housing Sabah (centre); Mohamad Safri Shahul Hamid, Deputy CEO of CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad (right) and Siek Kar Teck, Director, Retail Payments Division, Malaysian Electronic Clearing Corporation Sdn Bhd (MyClear).

SABAH LOCAL AUTHORITIES PARTNER WITH CIMB TO ENCOURAGE JOMPAY E-PAYMENTS

Posted: September 27, 2016 at 7:35 pm   /   Access, Newsletter

CIMB Islamic Bank appointed as Master Biller Bank for JomPAY system adopted by all 23 Sabah Local Authorities SANDAKAN, Sept 27 (Bernama) — CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad  and the Sabah […]

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Accessible transport essential for accessible tourism

ISSUES AND PROBLEMS PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES FACE IN TOURISM

Posted: September 27, 2016 at 6:51 pm   /   Access

  by Noorizati Meor Samsudin People with disabilities have the same motivations to travel as the rest of the population   However  many tourists with disabilities face barriers to tourism participation  […]

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FC Barcelona Footballers in Blind Football Match Video to celebrate Paralympic Games 2016

FC Barcelona Footballers in Blind Football Match Video to celebrate Paralympic Games 2016

Posted: September 9, 2016 at 2:45 am   /   Access, News

A new video featuring star-football players from FC Barcelona and the Spanish National 5-a-side blind football team was released today to celebrate the importance of inclusive play for children and […]

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