It's Our Story is a mixed-media, oral history archive containing 1300+ video oral histories of persons with disabilities.
Our New Media Academy increased literacy through a curriculum that was accessible to all learners.
YES funded youth with and without disabilities to develop and implement community action plans.
WE worked with Open Hands to create lasting friendships through international exchange.
"Forward thinking"Amartya Sen, Nobel Laureate in Economics
"World Enabled gives me a voice"Natasha Popovic, Refugee, Kosovo
"Trailblazers"Anand Vadya, Professor, San Jose State University
"Bring ideas into action."Alfredo Sfeir-Younis, Senior Advisor to the Managing Directors, The World Bank
World Enabled is proud to announce that on behalf of DIAUD network and fellow members from CBM, we have produced an innovative booklet on the Inclusion Imperative: Towards Disability Inclusive and Accessible Urban Development. The booklet is filled with examples of disability inclusive urban development, features the voices of people with disabilities claiming their rights as well as key recommendations to help ensure that cities respond to the needs of everyone, including persons with disabilities. The publication also contains a forward by Catalina Devandas Aguilar, the UN Special Rapporteur on …
HAPPY BIRTHDAY JUSTIN DART August 29, 1930 – June 22, 2002 Activist, advocate & Father of the ADA Last month, we commemorated the birthday of Justin Dart, Father of the ADA. Justin Whitlock Dart, Jr. (August 29, 1930 – June 22, 2002) was an American activist and advocate for people with disabilities. He helped to pass the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, co-founded the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), and is regarded as the “Father of the ADA.” Born on August 29, 1930, he contracted polio …