Diffabel Fair 2014

Yogyakarta State University (YSU) is a university which has competence in special education field. In order to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly throughits resolution 47/3 1992, Student Association of Special Education Study Program held Diffable Fair 2014 with the theme “Satu Nusaku, Satu Bangsaku, Indonesia Tanpa Diskriminasi (One Island, One Nation, Indonesia Without Discrimination)” on Saturday, December 20th, 2014 in Taman Budaya (Yogyakarta Cultural Development Center). It aims to promote an understanding of disability issues, minimize any discrimination for disability persons, as well as open community awareness for them.

Before Diffable fair 2014, there was an event series consisting of Special Education Seminar on December 6th, 2014 in Faculty of Education, bird-releasing on December 10th, 2014 at YSU rectorate fountain, and longmarch on December 13th, 2014 in Malioboro as a campaign to realize an inclusive society for all.

Besides presenting drum band, painting, and colouring competitions for Special Schools in Yogyakarta, the closing event, openned by baloon-releasing, also presented dance, band, singing performancespresented by Special Education students of YSU. The event was closed by performances from DIFFCOM,Intuisi Band, and Fantasy Band. (mkf/ant).