On November 27 the regional sports contest among athletes with limited physical capacities on chess and checkers took place.
Competition is devoted to the International day of disabled people.
This day the United Nations General Assembly in 1992 on 47-й founded sessions. In the special resolution on December 3 it is proclaimed in the International afternoon of disabled people. The UN called all states and the international organizations to cooperate in carrying out this Day.
On action were present: chief of head department of work and social protection of the population of the regional state administration O. Sivoplyas, chairman of the Nikolaev regional organization of the Union of the organizations of disabled people of Ukraine G. Rudenko, director of the regional center of physical culture and sport of disabled people of "INVASPORT" T. Zhukovska. Officials congratulated participants of competition.