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  1. United Arab Emirates - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Law No. 2 of 2014 Concerning Protection of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2014-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2014-02-04 | ARE-2014-L-98967

    The law aims to ensure that people with disabilities enjoy all their rights, enhance their respect, preserve their dignity and protect them from all forms of discrimination or abuse, negligence or exploitation.
    The law envisages cooperation among all authorities concerned in Dubai to provide health care services, therapeutic services, rehabilitation and rehabilitation for people with disabilities, in addition to providing educational opportunities that are equal to those provided to their peers at all stages. The law further stipulates providing public services to people with special needs, including the use of roads, public transport, police and judicial services to ensure their integration with the other categories of the community.

  2. United Arab Emirates - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Executive Council Resolution No. 3 of 2014 Forming the Higher Committee for the Protection of Persons with Disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2014-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2014-02-25 | ARE-2014-R-98968

    This Resolution establishes a higher committee for the protection of the rights of people with disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai. The higher committee shall be chaired by Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and ten members.


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