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
Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency runs study on telecoms accessibility Americas Mar 3, 2014 Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) and the Secretariat for Human Rights of the Presidency (SDH/PR), are jointly working on the definition of the General Regulation of Continue reading the story… UAE creates new rules for sign language interpreters Middle East Mar 3, 2014 ABU DHABI: Legal experts have welcomed a new bylaw that requires non-Emirati legal translators to have five years of experience before they can practise. Sheikh Mohammed bin Continue reading the story… Indian government clears …
Almost six years ago as part of the celebrations that took place at the UN Headquarters in New York City for the entry into force of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), UNICEF and the Pineda Foundation / World ENABLED presented a child friendly version of the CRPD called It’s About Ability: An explanation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The child-friendly booklet is featured on the main UN Homepage (at www.un.org/disabilities) and is part of a collaborative effort to raise awareness on …