#263: Advancing and Strengthening the Rights and Opportunities of People with Disabilities

Andy Imparato, Tho Vinh Banh and Eric Harris from the Disability Rights California (DRC), join the program to discuss the history of their organization as well as their individual career journeys. Discover the importance of leveraging lawyers in terms of advancing the disability rights movement, and the need to embrace intersectionality.     This episode… Continue Reading #263: Advancing and Strengthening the Rights and Opportunities of People with Disabilities

Disability in the Arab Countries: Time to Promote Identity Awareness

Disability in the Arab Countries: Time to Promote Identity Awareness

Disability is a multi-dimensional development and human rights issue, and many people with disabilities are consistently left out of development gains. Excluding people with disabilities from social and economic activities has negative consequences not only on the individuals concerned but also on their families and community.  Discriminatory attitudes limit their full participation in society and… Continue Reading Disability in the Arab Countries: Time to Promote Identity Awareness