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PUBLIC Service,Labour and Social Welfare minister Sekai Nzenza has said the National Disability Policy has been drafted and will be presented before Parliament by end of June. Nzenza told an interface meeting between the first lady Auxillia Mnangagwa and people living with disabilities at a Harare hotel that the new policy is aimed at ensuring that they are not discriminated against socially and economically.The drafted policy is said to to address issues of self-reliance, exploitation and abuse, issues of sexuality, and assisted devices among many. Section 83 of the constitution tasks the state with taking appropriate measures within the limits of the resources available to it ensure that persons with disability realise their full mental and physical potential, including among many other obligations, providing special facilities for their education and providing state-funded education and training when it is needed. The announcement of the National Disability Policy comes after people living with disabilities (PLWD) last year called on the government to come up with a disability policy that will ensure that they are not excluded from the rest of the population and government programmes. Zimbabwe was one of the first countries to ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with disabilities in 2013 and remain one of the few countries in Africa with legislation that specifically carters for people with disabilities.