O.N.D.A. PROJECT: OPERATION NATURE FOR DISABLED PEOPLE.
In collaboration with HANDY SUPERABILE onlus
Renewable energy, disability and sea ... what's the link in that realities? Is the environment "open" to everyone? The target of the "O.N.D.A." (wave) project is to allow people with phisical and/or mental disabilities to experience the sea in a new way. In collaboration with Handy Superabile (an italian non-profit association) it has beed designed an eco-catamaran without architectoral barriers for motor, mental and sensory disabilities. In agreement with several associations for disabilities, specific sporting events will be planned. These are the two main objectives: the preservation of social integration for people with disabilities and the environmental protection.
The harbor system
The Italian harbors follow the European Union regulations, providing facilities for people with different abilities. The Viareggio harbor too is equipped with parking lots, facilities and services for disabled people, preferential access to the docks. The catamaran will be equipped with ramps and lifts for boarding and alighting at sea.