What’s Good for Business and Society: Hiring People With Disabilities

What’s Good for Business and Society: Hiring People With Disabilities

In an October 29 blog in the Huffington Post, Judith E. Heumann, special advisor for international disability rights at the US Department of State, discussed the vital role that employment plays in the lives of people with disabilities in the United States and all over the world. Heumann explained that the State Department has “launched a social media campaign to break the stereotype that people with disabilities should be limited in their career options because of their disabilities. The “Employment #WithoutLimits” campaign highlights the contributions of workers with all types of disabilities from around the world, and showcases that people with disabilities can and should be employed on an equal basis with others.”

Read Judith E. Heumann’s blog