#Disabilities

  • Article: People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic
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    People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic

    By Brittany Quy|Oct. 17, 2019

    Their plight worsens in conflict zones. Read more

  • Article: We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    Oct. 8, 2019

    Daniel, 13, wants the British education system to recognise his language, British Sign Language. Read more

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

    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.

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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