In the context of Al-Nahda University’s endeavor to support students of special needs to support human rights and sustainable development, in order to fulfill the promise of His Excellency President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Republic regarding ensuring that no one differs from the ranks, explaining that commitment to the realization of human rights of people with special needs is not only a matter of justice, but rather an investment in a common future.
Al-Nahda University celebrated the International Day of People with special needs on Wednesday 15/12/2021 under the patronage of Prof. Dr. Hossam Al-Mallahi, President of Al-Nahda University and Eng. Muhammad Al-Rashidi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, to discuss issues of inclusion of people with special needs and to raise awareness about disability issues and to draw attention to the benefits of establishing an inclusive and accessible society for all.
The ceremony included artistic performances presented by students of Al-Noor and Al-Amal School, students of Beni Suef University, and students of Al-Nahda University.
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Rabie, Director of the Special Education Schools Department, thanked Al-Nahda University for sponsoring this celebration and explained that the celebration is not limited to an annual basis, but every day we support people with special needs.
Captain Mohamed Farouk, Director of Youth Welfare Department at Beni Suef University, added that the disability should be an incentive for students to reach the goal and achieve self-realization and not the other way around.
Prof. Dr. Alaa Balbaa, Dean of the College of Physiotherapy stressed the need to establish a fully accessible society and to achieve equal opportunities for education for people with special needs. Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ayoub, Vice President for Graduate Studies, explained that Al-Nahda University spares no effort to support community development issues, and achieving equality for the sake of better education for people of determination, and during his speech, he stressed that Al-Nahda University was honored to receive students of determination to honor and motivate them to provide better levels scientifically, technically and educationally.