KAKAYAHAN FAIR. Arnel Tampos of Kapalong and 2nd place winner in English Text Processing in the Kakayahan Regional Abilympics Competition 2014, receives his cash prize and certificate from DSWD Director Priscilla N. Razon. Also in photo is Cynthia N. Umbaňa, DSWD focal on disability affairs. Champion in the recent competition was the Davao Del Norte contingent.
Bearing the theme Talino at Paninindigan ng Taong May Kapansanan, Pasaporte sa Kaunlaran, Kakayahan is a national work skills competition showcasing the distinct capability of Filipino persons with disability (PWDs) as workers and entrepreneurs.
31 PWDs participated in Photography, Floral Arrangement, Cake Decoration, Waste Reuse, Painting, Cooking, Creating Web Pages, Desktop Publishing, and English Text Processing.
Winners of the regional competition will vie in the national competition in Manila while the national winner will represent the country in the 9th Abilympics in Vietnam in 2015. DSWD