Kübra Sekin - That's how she rolls

Kübra Sekin is interested in fashion, studies in Bochum, Germany, and is one of the hosts of the German JAM! web show. At REHACARE.com she tells us about her special way of laughing and what exactly makes her friends so special and important to her.


Photo: Kübra Sekin; Copyright: private

Kübra Sekin; © private

Name: Kübra Sekin
Age: 25
City: Bochum, Germany
Occupation: Student and host
Impairment: I live with brittle bone disease.
When did you last laugh heartily and what about?

Kübra Sekin: I alway laugh when things happen that were not supposed to happen. It is some kind of a panic laugh. :D

What have you always been wanting to do and why have you never done this so far?

Kübra Sekin:
Going on a backpacking tour on my own! Unfortunately I would only dare to do it under certain accessible circumstances - which are not really given so far.

Which person has influenced you most?

Kübra Sekin: My friends because they really mean a lot to me and I really appreciate their opinion.

You have the chance to become the German Federal Commissioner for the Disabled. What would you do first?

Kübra Sekin: Making accessibility possible for all people in all places.
Photo: Kübra Sekin; Copyright: private

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Your life is made into a film: Who would represent you?

Kübra Sekin:
One of my closest friends because they know me the best and they often know how I feel in certain situations.

I would like to be ...

Kübra Sekin:
on a Carribean island - at the beach for hours.

Which questions would you like answered the most?

Kübra Sekin:
Why are people still not treated equally and why do they not have the same rights?

What I finally want to say...

Kübra Sekin: Don't be afraid! Be brave!