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International Day of Persons with Disabilities – by Mary Agbesanwa

International Day of Persons with Disabilities – by Mary Agbesanwa When you ask someone how disability inclusive they are they would probably say, ‘I’m inclusive, I know a disabled person and they taught me…’ But in reality, how often do we actually practise being disability inclusive? Do you think about accessibility for someone with a […]

AbleChildAfrica and USDC: Empowering Children Together

To honour the run up to International Day of the African Child on Friday, we are treating our followers to a week of contributions, updates and blogs from our five partner organisations in Africa. The themes of this year’s Day of the African Child are protection, empowerment and equal opportunities for all children in Africa; […]

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UWEZO Youth Empowerment talk Day of the African Child

To honour the run up to International Day of the African Child on Friday, we are treating our followers to a week of contributions, updates and blogs from our five partner organisations in Africa. The themes of this year’s Day of the African Child are protection, empowerment and equal opportunities for all children in Africa; […]

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3 Things Worth Celebrating This International Literacy Day

We at AbleChildAfrica know the power that education has on the lives of children we work with, so we’re excited that today is International Literacy Day! The theme of this year’s anniversary celebration is “Reading the Past, Writing the Future.” This seeks to increase literacy rates around the world and to promote literacy as a foundation for lifelong […]

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Our Youth Ambassador reflects on the World Humanitarian Summit

I have just returned from the World Humanitarian Summit where I was representing AbleChildAfrica. I had the privilege to meet young disabled activists from all over the world, and hear their inspirational stories about what they were doing to progress the rights of persons with disabilities in their own countries as well as internationally. Ivan […]

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