Violence against women with disability: Print media, take note, not all sexual assault victims are physically and mentally fit.
At Raahgiri people of all ages, backgrounds, diverse disabilities joined hands and came together in big numbers to promote accessgiri and stop violencegiri.
"I am not Divyang and don’t prefer being called that."
One barrier for women with disabilities in making interpersonal connections with the outside world is lack of accessibility of public spaces.
Responsible, ethical reporting of violence against women with disabilities, demand greater understanding of the broader context, empathy and willingness to report without creating ripples of sensations.
55 percent of persons with disabilities in Bihar do not have disability certificates, and the reasons range from tedious processes to stigma and apathy.
I’ve been a sex worker for over 20 years. Some of my clients are people who were born with or have gotten a disability.
No amount of economic trouble or market-based capitalistic ideas should help determine one's right to accessible spaces, which should be available in an unconditionally equal manner to all persons, irrespective of their physical state of being.
Persons with disabilities like deafblindness are sexual beings and they too have sexual desires and sexual feelings to express, just like anybody else.
Technology has made leaps in helping blind people live a fuller life, however, it's not enough. A more accessible internet should be the future.