#Disability

  • Article: Australian Welfare Recipients Are Nearly 7 Times More Likely to Suffer Poor Health: Study

    Australian Welfare Recipients Are Nearly 7 Times More Likely to Suffer Poor Health: Study

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 10, 2019

    “Poor health is a barrier to work.” Read more

  • Article: Disability Is the Leading Reported Case of Discrimination in Australia: Study

    Disability Is the Leading Reported Case of Discrimination in Australia: Study

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 10, 2019

    The number of complaints is rising. Read more

  • Article: 9-Year-Old British Double Amputee Will Be the First to Walk New York Fashion Week

    9-Year-Old British Double Amputee Will Be the First to Walk New York Fashion Week

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 28, 2019

    Daisy-May Demetre was just 18 months old when both her legs were amputated. Read more

  • Article: Children With Disabilities 'Pushed out of Mainstream Schools' in UK

    Children With Disabilities 'Pushed out of Mainstream Schools' in UK

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 22, 2019

    “Children are not getting the support they need." Read more

  • Article: London's First-Ever 'ParaPride' Celebrates LGBTQ+ People With Disabilities

    London's First-Ever 'ParaPride' Celebrates LGBTQ+ People With Disabilities

    Aug. 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Attendees called for the LGBTQ+ community to be more inclusive of members with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: Paralympian Dylan Alcott Uses Logies Speech to Advocate for Australians With Disabilities

    Paralympian Dylan Alcott Uses Logies Speech to Advocate for Australians With Disabilities

    By Madeleine Keck|July 3, 2019

    Alcott is determined to ensure Australians living with disabilities have equal opportunities. Read more

  • Article: Why We Needed the 2019 Special Olympics More Than Ever

    Why We Needed the 2019 Special Olympics More Than Ever

    March 27, 2019

    Global Citizen partner Globesight looks back at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    By Daniele Selby|March 18, 2019

    The country has been slowly easing restrictions on women’s participation in sports. Read more