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Pat Horgan with Minister Dianne Finley 

Photo: Pat Horgan, Chair of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, participates in the launch of the findings of the Panel on Labour Market Opportunities for Persons with disabilities.

On Jan. 16, the federal government released the report from the Panel on Labour Market Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities. The Canadian Chamber of Commerce participated in the panel discussions held over the fall and we believe it is time for Canadian businesses to step up to the challenge of employing more people with disabilities. A success factor of this initiative will be our ability, as businesses, to create fully inclusive workplaces. It is imperative that we dispel the numerous myths that currently exist. Of course this will require innovation, patience and perseverance but we are up to the challenge.

Read more about the panel’s findings.

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