Bringing disability rights to the forefront

By Ishiyaku AdamuParticipating in the 2016 Mandela Fellowship was a huge opportunity.  It gave me the chance to meet America’s political, business, and academic elite, as well as an inspiring team of volunteers, especially disability rights activists.  Without a doubt, my engagement with this group of Americans during the fellowship had a great impact and will continue to shape my understanding and interpretation of leadership and life in general.In the United States, the rights of persons with disability are guaranteed by law.  I discovered that the present situation of persons...

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Published By: usembassynigeria - Tuesday, 17 January, 2017