What is the Yellow Ribbon Movement?
It is an initiative to change people’s consciousness, change the city, live together with people with and without disabilities, and create a society where everyone can participate.
The Japan Disability Forum (JDF) was adopted by the United Nations in 2006 and ratified by Japan in January 2014 to promote social participation of persons with disabilities through the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Ribbon> Advocates movement.
It was in 1975 that the United Nations adopted the Declaration on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, stating that “people with disabilities have the same rights as citizens of the same age.” In 2006, 30 years later, the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was adopted as an international treaty to achieve this.
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is an international promise that people with disabilities will respect their dignity as human beings and their rights will be guaranteed in all aspects of their social life. The Convention on Rights aims to create a society where people can live, learn, and work in their own way, no matter how serious their disabilities are.
is a symbol mark for creating such a society together with all people.