#Disabilities

  • Article: Australia Will Hold a Royal Commission Into the Abuse of People With Disabilities
    Citizenship

    Australia Will Hold a Royal Commission Into the Abuse of People With Disabilities

    By Madeleine Keck|April 10, 2019

    “This commission is a great victory for the disability rights movement in Australia.” Read more

  • Article: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities
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    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities

    Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    Approximately 1 billion people in the world live with a disability. Read more

  • Article: What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?
    Citizenship

    What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    People with disabilities experience higher rates of poverty around the world. Read more

  • Article: Here's Everything Global Citizens Should Know About the 2018 Invictus Games
    Health

    Here's Everything Global Citizens Should Know About the 2018 Invictus Games

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 23, 2018

    The international sporting event is currently down under for the first time. Read more

  • Article: This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities
    Citizenship

    This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018|P&G

    “I’m the author, I’m the director, I’m the screenwriter of my own life,” Jillian Mercado said. Read more

  • Article: 10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight
    Health

    10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 3, 2018

    His mother was left devastated by the “inhumane” treatment. Read more

  • Article: France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities
    Citizenship

    France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    The 19-year-old powerhouse is a sports hero and a humanitarian. Read more

  • Article: The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live
    Citizenship

    The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 19, 2018

    “Museums are often more inclusive of various people than other kinds of public spaces.” Read more