#Disabilities

  • Article: There Are At Least 20 Cases of Government Forces Killing Disabled People in Cameroon War: Report
    Health

    There Are At Least 20 Cases of Government Forces Killing Disabled People in Cameroon War: Report

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 6, 2019

    As the war in Cameroon continues, Human Rights Watch says people with disabilities are being abused. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Public Spaces Don’t Serve People With Disabilities. This Woman Uses Design for Change.
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    South Africa's Public Spaces Don’t Serve People With Disabilities. This Woman Uses Design for Change.

    July 22, 2019|Beautiful News

    The world around Tarryn Tomlinson wasn’t geared for someone with a disability. Read more

  • Article: Apple’s New Emoji Celebrate Diversity, Increase Representation for Disability Community
    Citizenship

    Apple’s New Emoji Celebrate Diversity, Increase Representation for Disability Community

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Gabrielle Deonath|July 17, 2019|Coty

    The new emoji include a service dog, prosthetic limbs, wheelchairs, and an ear with a hearing aid. Read more

  • Article: This 9-Year-Old Raised Over $14K for Children With Disabilities by Selling Lemonade
    Citizenship

    This 9-Year-Old Raised Over $14K for Children With Disabilities by Selling Lemonade

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 9, 2019

    Cameron Moore wanted a new toy but helped families in need instead. Read more

  • Article: Meet the First Black Barbie Who Uses a Wheelchair
    Citizenship

    Meet the First Black Barbie Who Uses a Wheelchair

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 2, 2019

    She comes with a ramp for access to the Barbie Dreamhouse. Read more

  • Article: A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain
    Citizenship

    A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain

    By Helen Lock|June 17, 2019

    Global Citizen met author and activist Frances Ryan, to hear her “rallying cry." Read more

  • Article: Actress Ali Stroker Just Became the First Wheelchair User to Win a Tony Award
    Citizenship

    Actress Ali Stroker Just Became the First Wheelchair User to Win a Tony Award

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 10, 2019

    Stroker dedicated her win to children living with disabilities who are often underrepresented. Read more

  • Article: Peppa Pig's Newest Character Is an Inclusive Win for Children With Disabilities
    Citizenship

    Peppa Pig's Newest Character Is an Inclusive Win for Children With Disabilities

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 31, 2019

    “Teach inclusion early and often.” Read more