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What does PWDS stand for?

PWDS stands for Persons With Disabilities

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social skills and psychological characteristics, low and inadequate skills, lack of employment programs supporting persons with disabilities in some regions, remain in long-term unemployment, the social view of disability (lack of motivation employers to work people), the labor market situation (lack of jobs for people), low participation of persons with disabilities within the active employment policy (the vast majority of persons with disabilities in the registry LO participating active employment policy measures).
New Delhi, July 1(ANI): The committee appointed by the Union Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to draft a new legislation replacing the existing Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995, has presented the final draft of the new law.
AMMAN (Star)Au President of the Higher Council for the Affairs of Persons with Disabilities (HCAPD),HRH Prince Raad Bin Zeid, toured the construction site of the Central Business District of Amman, Abdali, to look over the construction of the environmental access facilities for persons with disabilities implemented at Abdali as per the Jordanian National Building Codes.
He said the Persons with Disabilities (PWD) Act, 1995 would be "comprehensively" amended to conform to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD), enforced in May 2008.