International Day of Disabled Persons, meeting with the associations
3 Dicembre 2018
To celebrate the International Day of Disabled Persons, on Monday, 3 December, Palazzo Chigi hosted a discussion table with the principal federations of associations operating in this field convened by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. The meeting was attended by the Minister for the Family and Disability Lorenzo Fontana, the Undersecretary of State at the Prime Minister’s Office with delegated powers over disabilities, Vincenzo Zoccano, and Franco Bettoni and Vincenzo Falabella, the respective presidents of FAND – Federation of National Associations for Persons with Disabilities - and FISH – the Italian Federation for Overcoming Handicap.
At the end of the meeting, Prime Minister Conte, Minister Fontana and Undersecretary Zoccano held a joint press conference.