ERIC Number: ED327025
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jun-25
Reference Count: N/A
Long-Term Plan for Government Measures for Disabled Persons (Priority Measures during the Second-Half of the United Nations Decade of Disabled Persons). (Translation).
Japan Headquarters for Promoting the Welfare of Disabled Persons, Tokyo.
The document presents recommendations for government services for disabled persons after 6 years experience with Japan's 1982 long-term plan. The section on fundamental policies notes the principles of rehabilitation and normalization and makes nine recommendations concerning such areas as securing equal opportunities, supporting independence, utilizing advanced technology, and promoting international cooperation. The second section addresses priority measures for specific subjects including public information; health and medical care; education and upbringing; employment; income security and welfare services; living environments; promotion of sports, recreation, and cultural measures; and promotion of international cooperation. The final section briefly addresses the need for cooperation among the relevant government organizations. (DB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Translations
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Japan Headquarters for Promoting the Welfare of Disabled Persons, Tokyo.
Note: Translated from Japanese. For a related document, see EC 232 674.