White cane a symbol of independence – Macanawai

United Blind Persons of Fiji members celebrate White Cane Day at Brown St in Suva yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI

THE white cane is a powerful symbol of opportunity, freedom and independence for visually impaired people, says Pacific Disability Forum chief executive officer Setareki Macanawai. He said the event was a significant day for all visually impaired persons in Fiji. “To us visually impaired people or the blind, the white cane is a powerful symbol […]

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