24 Nov 2017: PWD Career Carnival, Skill and Innovative Product 2017 was held on November 24, 2017 (Friday) at Grand Ballroom, Hotel Aloft KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur. The carnival was officiated by YBrs. Mrs. Paeza Rosdi, Deputy Director General, Labor Department of Peninsular Malaysia (JTKSM).
The carnival was to promote the role of KSM as the Chairman of Employment Committee of the National Council for Persons with Disabilities (MKBOKU) in providing employment opportunities, skills training and employment support systems to PWD in Malaysia. The carnival was also held to ensure that PWD are actively involved in the country’s development in line with the Persons with Disabilities Act 2008 and the principle of inclusivity of the PWD in the Eleventh Malaysia Plan.
About 1000 visitors attended this carnival comprising PWD job seekers, exhibitors, employers, public and private university students, government departments/agencies and private and also public.