Workshop on Accessibility of Passenger Transport Services

accessibility of passenger transport services
accessibility of passenger transport services

Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, held in Ankara "Accessibility Workshop of Passenger Transport Services in Turkey" attended the closing meeting.

Turhan Minister in his speech here, said Passenger Transport Services Accessibility Project of the interests of everyone that direction in Turkey. Within the scope of the project, the road map was taken out, strategies were established and action plans were determined.

President Erdogan Turhan striking effort for the project, "persons with disabilities in the municipality for the first time in Turkey a coordination center was established years after the mayoral duties of the President xnumx't." He said.

Turhan pointed out that everyone has the right to benefit from transportation means and said, “It is not enough to make this determination, it is necessary to fulfill its requirements and to raise awareness in this regard in the society. For this purpose, we developed this project and took action. Bulundu

Minister Turhan reminded that they organized “Mobilization Workshops çeşitli in various cities in order to announce their activities throughout the project and to raise awareness across the country.

“We put everyone who has heart with or without disabilities to the target of the projects”

Bridges, highways, tunnels, airports, railways, ports, metros, they express their heartfelt awareness of Turhan, whether or not disabled people who put their hearts on the target of their projects, he added.

Reminding that more than two years have passed since the start of the project, Turhan said: ede During this time we took a photo of the field, identified the sensitivities and increased awareness. The real deal is after that. 'We have done our part. After that, the work of others' we have no say. We need to fill our country with accessible transportation services especially with the cooperation of local administrations and local organizations. Comprehensive local actions should be established. Accessibility curriculum should be opened in the academy. Special plans should be developed for transportation modes. Information studies should be expanded. A database specific to our country should be established in the field of accessibility. All services, applications, works, usage issues such as operational issues need to be monitored. ”

Minister Turhan, after making them accessible transportation services in Turkey will be significant progress in the subject, said: Accessible Transportation Services said that the greatest responsibility falls to the Working Group.

Pointing out that it is more important to start a business than to achieve that goal, Turhan said: sorumluluk Everyone has responsibility. In the continuity of the project, it is important to work, to hold on to the job with faith and to make empathy. The project came to this stage with the contribution of hundreds of friends. I know that I should mention the names of some of our friends who supported the project with their participation and contributions. European champion and world second national swimmer Our Sümeyye Painter, world freediving recorders Our Horizons Kocak, archery world champion our Bahattin Hekimoğlu, Turkey karate champion our volcano Brothers, Yasar University Software Engineering school was the first of our Şeyda Melis Türkkahraman pride of our brother million. I would also like to thank the brothers Hüseyin Burak Akkurt and Hasan Buğra Akkurt for their valuable contributions in experiencing many modes of transportation since the beginning of our project. ”

Accessibility of Passenger Transport Services in Turkey Project Key Expert Fernando Alonso also made a presentation on the project.

All speeches made at the meeting were conveyed to the participants through sign language interpreter.


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