On the 2nd of June, 2018, the Laos Disabled People’s Association and the Intellectual Disability Unit celebrated International Children’s Day, 2018.

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They visited Patuxay Monument for the Children’s Day Fair, drawing and joining activities.

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The group then travelled to Wat Xieng Khouan, or Buddha Park, where they ate lunch, watched dancing and explored the park area. 34394523_753749435014113_6264662417754554368_n

On the bus they sang songs, chatted and enjoyed being out in the city. 34304784_752536865135370_6200245536176472064_n

It’s important for these students to be out and joining in activities with other people in society, to break down stigma and show people that they deserve the right to participate in social events and activities.