Disability

Helwan Uni. garners 27 medals in Championship for Disabled students

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 - 04:49 GMT

The championship was organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and was attended by 21 Egyptian universities.

Muscular Dystrophy: A crippling disease with a painful end

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 - 02:09 GMT

"Can I get married? Will my kids be normal?" asked a patient, who wished to remain anonymous, on a Muscular Dystrophy support group.

What we know about 10 youths honored by Sisi at WYF

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 - 04:44 GMT

The majority are African.

The art of living with disability in Palestine

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Living with disability is always a challenge, but for a disabled Palestinian living in Gaza, that disability is amplified.

Persons with disabilities to be represented with emoji

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 06:59 GMT

Apple Inc. said that the current range of emoji does not represent the experiences of those with disabilities.

‘Sanctuary’: Romantic comedy with social message

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 03:11 GMT

The 7th edition of D-CAF presents the Irish film “Sanctuary”, a heart-warming story of love between two people with intellectual disabilities.

Deep look on people challenged with disabilities in Egypt

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 03:03 GMT

Special report on people with disability in Egypt.

Exercise may reduce disability even in frail elders

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 06:42 GMT

Sedentary older adults who start exercising may not reduce their risk of becoming frail, but they may experience less disability, a new study suggests.

Disability no longer a barrier to a full life in Egypt: Helm Foundation

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 - 07:46 GMT

ET explores the contributions of Helm Foundation to make Egypt fully accessible for persons with disabilities.

When I visited Essaouira, Morocco on a mobility scooter

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 08:37 GMT

My name is Tracey Ebbs. I live in rural northern Buckinghamshire and work as a freelance copywriter.

Lamasatt Art Gallery to open gallery for special needs artists

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 10:00 GMT

amasatt Art Gallery will organize a gallery for special needs artists on September 24.

Specially equipped wings for disabled prisoners

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 10:58 GMT

Ministry of Interior has dedicated specially equipped wings for disabled prisoners at the Wadial-Natroun prison hospital to provide special medical care.

Book review: God’s Rich Pattern

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 - 01:41 GMT

God’s Rich Pattern by Lin Berwick is a love story on many different levels.

Egypt's blind women orchestra performs in China

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 - 02:08 GMT

For the first time, Al-Nour Wal Amal Chamber Orchestra, composed entirely of blind/visually-impaired women, will be performing in China, including a concert in Hong Kong.

Disabled actress Samantha Renke on supporting Parallel London

Sun, 30 Jul 2017 - 08:38 GMT

September 3 sees the return of Parallel London, a mass-participation race for people of all abilities.

10 accessible days out across the UK

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 - 10:26 GMT

Struggling to find accessible days out that will keep the kids entertained over the school holidays?

Accessible London: 10 of the best places to visit

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 07:00 GMT

The top 10 accessible tourist destination from across London.

Moving to Japan and travelling with a visual impairment

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 03:26 GMT

The Japanese society is extremely organized. Everything, from where to stand on an escalator to train schedules, work exactly as you would expect them to.

Disability, travel: accessible adventures in Mallorca

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 12:08 GMT

There are very few work-related emails I dislike receiving. I love my job! However, there’s also only a few emails that I get extremely excited about.

Disability Rights Movement and music

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 09:27 GMT

Editor of Disability United, Fleur Perry, talks about the importance of music in making voices heard and creating change, and reminisces about the songs from the height of the Disability Rights Movement.

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