The Friboi plants in Lins and Barretos, both in the state of Sao Paulo, held in December two graduation ceremonies from the project “Workshops on Experimental Works”, which prepares people with disabilities for working at JBS, stressing the importance of inclusion.
In total, 15 students received the certification that they attended classes from February to December 2019. In Lins, the graduation ceremony was held at the Friboi facility, with participation from families and Company leaders.
The ceremony in Barretos, held at the City Council, featured presentations in Brazilian Sign Language (Libras). There were also a presentation performed by a choir comprised of people with intellectual disabilities, as well as a group of dancers in wheelchairs. Local authorities, as well as families of students and executives from Friboi, attended the event.