In view of the attributions of the Ministry of solidarity,family, women and social development, as well as the strategy of the social pole, the preparation of a public policy on social integration of HSP should include following components:
1-The government's strategic orientations in the field based on the results of the thematic workshops held in 2013
2-A five-year action plan drawn from the strategic directions and results of the national survey on disability in 2014.
Guaranteeing access to the rights and social participation of people with disabilities in accordance with international commitments and the new constitution, by defining and implementing a government policy in this field.
Decline and implement a public policy on disability in an integrated , concerted and convergent manner with all relevant sectors
A clear, consensual and realistic government action plan is developed in compliance with the international standards and allows the implementation of sectoral programs.
Establishment of reference centers at regional level to ensure the reception, orientation and support for people with disabilities
Integration of disability component in the programs of initial and continuing training
Implementation of a national information system in the field of disability.
Integration of disability components in the financial and budgetary mechanisms. and development of indicators
Implementation of regulatory mechanisms for care services in charge of PSH du Integration of disability components in the plans for development at both the national and territorial level.
Strengthening partnership with civil society.
The establishment of a national agency for the social integration of people with disabilities under the authority of the ministry of solidarity, women, family and social development
A great importance has been attached to the process of developing public policy regarding disability with a view to achieving a high level of membership and participation of stakeholders in the various phases. This process was marked by the achievement of the following phases:
I- Mobilization and consultation phase :
The objective is to achieve good adherence to the process of the key actors, in particular ministerial departments. This phase of mobilization has been marked by:
1-The organization of a workshop on strategic planning on April 23, 2013 in Rabat with the participation of different ministerial departments directly involved in the field of disability . The workshop will be facilitated by an international expert in public policy development in the field of disability.
2-Realisation of a diagnosis and situational analysis with regards to the integration of people with disabilities in Morocco.
II- Phase of consultation and participation:
This consists of holding participatory workshops in the presence of stakeholders operating in the field of disability, government departments, civil society, institutions, public authorities, to present the results of the diagnosis, provide recommendations and identify priorities.
This work served to identify the opinion of professionals working in the field, raise the resources had already been planned and constraints. In this contexte 5 workshops has been organized:
1-Workshop on the prevention and medical services, Tangier , May 6
2-Workshop on education and schooling: Fez, May 20
3-Workshop on training and professional integration: Ouarzazate, June 4
4-Workshop on accessibility and social participation: Marrakech, June 18
5-Workshop on reception facilities, Marrakech, June 19
On the basis of thematic workshops results and guidance notes developed by experts in the field, a commission composed of representatives of the ministry, UNESCO and international disability undertook the development of a national draft strategy with a view to promoting the rights of people with disabilities .The draft strategy will be submitted to a steering committee representing the departments directly concerned by the issue of disability, before the organisation of a national seminar for validation.
In order to enrich the content of the draft public policy, a workshop for consultation with government departments was held on June 18, 2014.
After submission of the draft strategy to the government council, the year 2015 will be marked by:
The plan in question is a translation of the strategic orientations into measures aiming to ensure the social participation of people with disabilities, this plan will enable to identify:
The public policy with regard to the promotion of the rights of people with disabilities is a perfect response to the expectations and needs of these people and their families. This policy complies with both the provisions of the constitution and with those of the international convention and its optional Protocol ratified by Morocco.The success of this project depends heavily on the mobilization of national and international technical expertise in the different fields related to disability and the necessary financial resources for the implementation of the government plan.
For the preparation of this plan, the Ministry will draw on its experience for the implementation of the government's plan for equality , the ministry will also take advantage of the mobilization of the social pole's components, the various government actors and the technical expertise of international partners, such the European union and Handicap International.