All posts tagged with: Children with disabilities

Proud to be a Seychellois

Posted July 1, 2014 no picture Angélique Pouponneau

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Member since June 19, 2014
  • 19 Posts

I am a 24 year old islander who practises as an advocate in the Seychelles courts and during out-of-office hours commits her time to empowerment of young people through my role as Speaker of the 11th cohort of the Seychelles National Youth Assembly. As a person who strongly believes that social human rights should be upheld first and foremost before people can diligently exercise their political human right, I am proud that my community places education and health as a priority....


They are human and capable too

Posted January 29, 2014 no picture Pontso SA

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Member since August 23, 2013
  • 13 Posts

The most marginalized children of the world can do much better and are better. All children, regardless of where and how they were born as well as what they were born with are entitled to survival, development, protection and care as well as a better standard of living and participation in governance and society. However, due to stigma, ignorance, neglect, superstition and communication barriers, these children find themselves isolated from the societies that they live in and...