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Stigma of the disabled

The recent genocidal Khmer Rouge era resulted in the deaths of millions of Cambodians in the 1970s, while displacing many who ended up in refugee camps in Thailand. … Read More»

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Reclaiming wants and needs as a woman

When I envisage my dreams and visions for myself and my community, it is easily summarised as follows: I want to be empowered. I want to empower others. … Read More»

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Opportunity in adversity. A radical concept?

The other day I listened to Aimee Mullins, – a woman, paralympian, model, and public speaker. She presented on the topic of “the opportunity of adversity”. … Read More»

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Transforming lives in Cambodia

Dr. … Read More»

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Women with Disabilities

Two days after my accident, bruised, concussed, and propped up in a hospital bed, I received a phone call from the guy I had been dating. … Read More»

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Disability is not inability

She believes that being disabled does not limit one to attain their goals in life. Little by little Mary chapo Blind and HIV positive is slowly turning into an activist. … Read More»

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Power Over Nature

If human could create and recreate, if man could correct the work of nature, if man could alter the way he looks, may be no man will have a specific shape or look. … Read More»

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Dinner in the Dark

'Scores of blind children in Ghana are dumped at the Akropong School for the Blind by their families never to come back for them just because they are blind' describes Abigail Bentil … Read More»

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COPING WITH DISABILITY EVEN IN ENVIRONMENT FILLED WITH HOSTILITY

I was born on the 4th of June, an only child of my mother, with no siblings, mine was a happy home until eleven months after my birth when I was paralyzed by polio. … Read More»

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