ORMOC CITY– The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Leyte 4th District Engineering Office (DEO) led by Officer-In-Charge (OIC) District Engineer Rosita A. Tinawin participates in the 45th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week which is celebrated from July 17-23, 2023.

With the theme: “Persons with Disabilities Accessibility and Rights: Towards a Sustainable Future where No One is Left Behind”, the NDPR week serves as an important occasion to raise awareness about the rights and needs of persons with disabilities (PWDs) while promoting inclusivity in all aspects of society.

According to the president of the Ormoc Federation of PWDs Joel R. Amistad, the DEO has been a constant partner of their organization for the past few years and expressed his heartfelt gratitude for their support.

Recognizing the significance of this week-long event, DPWH hopes to inspire the community to reflect on the achievements of PWDs and collaborate towards a sustainable future that champions their welfare and rights. (PR)