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Workshop empowers participants

By LUKE RAWALAI
Friday, July 04, 2014

Update: 4:02PM WITH an aim to generate income and livelihood for people living with disabilities, 13 participants graduated from a one-month empowerment workshop at the Labasa Fiji National Council for Disabled Persons yesterday.

Speaking at the graduation ceremony, council director Doctor Sitiveni Yanuyanutawa told participants that they could now contribute positively to the financial status of their communities and families.

Graduates were taught baking patisserie and basic financial management. 

Dr Yanuyanutawa said the aim of the workshop was to empower people with disabilities.








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