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We all have the right to Work...

 

People with disabilities must have the right to equal access to the world of work and financial independence” said Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton TD at the 11th European Union of Supported Employment Conference which was hosted by the Irish Association of Supported Employment (IASE) in Croke Park recently.

Minister Burton officially opened the conference which was one of the biggest international gatherings examining the area of employment and disability.The event was sponsored by the Rehab Group.

More than 520 delegates from across 30 countries met over three days to examine the latest developments, innovations, challenges and best practice internationally in the field of supporting people with disabilities and other marginalised groups into employmen

Prior to the Conference representatives from The Irish Association of Supported Employment went out on the streets and asked 50 people One Question – How Important is Work to You? Check out this YouTube video to find out what people said…………..



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