Sunday, December 3 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The annual observance was proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations General Assembly. It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase awareness of the situation of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life. The 2017 theme is Transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all. Learn more athttp://www.un.org/en/events/disabilitiesday/index.shtml.