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  12/4/2011, Kislev 8, 5772

Monday: International Disabled Rights Day

President Shimon Peres will take part in a ceremony, Monday, for signing an agreement for inter-sector cooperation for the employment of people with disabilities as part of the International Day for the Rights of the Disabled.

The ceremony will mark Israel joining a United Nations convention on rights for the disabled. Joining Peres will be Justice Minister Ya'akov Ne'eman and Chairman Ofir Eini of the Histadrut Labor Federation.