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How do you express yourself?

Posted March 27, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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We all have different ways to express ourselves. We were drawn in by Edgar's unique OneMinutesJr. Watch his video and and let us know how you like to express yourself! (Edgar Piedra Gallardo, 16, Mexico, 2013). Created at the 2013 Mexico workshop on "It's About Ability!"


We all need inclusive education

Posted March 29, 2014 no picture Umenjoh

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Around the world, we see how people contribute to the development of their societies. There is no society which is stagnant since from creation and there is no society which can really move on when there is an imbalance in development. Disability around the world has sparked much fire into the eyes of many organizations and governments. From the UN fact sheet in 2006, 25% of the world’s population is affected by disability, 70% of people living with disability are in developing...


Step by Step

Posted April 10, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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We all have the right to be included regardless of our race, disabilities, religion, or birth status. We should be able to actively participate in our community regardless of our disabilities. Do you believe governments and your schools are taking the right steps to include everyone? Note about the video: This OneMinutesJr. was created in Sri Lanka by Nilani Chandrakumar, 18.


Hey VOY! I had the chance to interview Kayla Montgomery, an inspiring high school runner, who not only tells us about the power of sport but about MS. Glide along with Kayla in this exclusive VOY interview! Please, tell us your name: Kayla Montgomery Your age: 18 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I am originally from the United States. I'm from Ravenna, Ohio but I currently live in Winston Salem, North Carolina. You a...