Presentation On Issues Facing People With Disabilities

Mrs Hager Bjørnstad, spouse of the ambassador of Norway to Serbia, organised a presentation on issues confronting people with disabilities at the Norwegian Ambassadorial Residence.
The purpose of the seminar was to introduce the community of expatriates living in Belgrade to the situation of persons with disabilities in Serbia and what is being done to improve their quality of life. Speaking on the various aspects of this problem were Ivanka Jovanović, from the National Organisation of Persons with Disabilities of Serbia, Dr Damien Tatić, of the UN Convention Committee, Vesna Dejanović from UNICEF, Jelena Tepavčević, Human Resources Manager, and Mrs Slađana Martinović, IKEA Belgrade East.