Reference : V-P-MM-E-00371
Date : 03/12/2018
Country/Region : MYANMAR
Caption : Shan, Kyaing Tong. Wheelchair basketball match on the International Day of Persons with disabilities at the physical rehabilitation center run by ICRC and the Ministry of Health and Sports.
Photographer : s.n.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : An excited crowd gathered at the center to witness a memorable wheelchair basketball clash. The teams comprised of both people with and without disabilities, including the ICRC staff.
The event aimed at encouraging a better understanding of people with disabilities, keeping in view this year's theme "Empowering persons with disabilities and ensuring inclusiveness and equality".
The event, which was a great success, was organized in association with the Myanmar Red Cross Society, the Ministry of Health and Sports and the Department of Social Welfare.
Resolution : 4168x2784
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour