How can we “Make the Right Real!” in our everyday work-environments? ESCAP’s Accessibility Centre and 60 Plus + Bakery & Café are answers to how everyday work-environments can be made accessible and inclusive for persons with disabilities.
For Dr Madhumita Puri, the inspiration to found Trash to Cash came from an everyday conversation she had while training persons with disabilities. She asked a young man in her class what he wanted out of his life. His pensive answer was, “Everyday, I want to wake up in the morning, eat breakfast and leave for work. In the evenings, when I get back home, I want to relax and drink a cup of tea, then watch a bit of TV before dinner and sleep early to be fresh for the next morning”.