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Activists of inclusion

Dear Sir or Madam,

Whether deaf, short in stature or dependent on the wheelchair - people with disabilities generally share a desire for unrestricted social participation. This is why more and more of them are becoming active and are committed to inclusion and accessibility worldwide. You can find out what drives and moves them in the current topic of the month of March: Activism for a self-determined life.

Have a self-determined week,

Anne Hofmann
Editorial team

Graphic: 26 - 29 September 2018, REHACARE International Trade Fair for Rehabilitation and Care, Düsseldorf, Germany


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Daniela Maier – That's how she rolls

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Photo: Daniela Maier; Copyright: private
Daniela Maier was in good health until she was 30 years old. Then, after a HIT type II, she had both her lower legs amputated. After one and a half years in hospital and rehabilitation, she has learned to see her life from a different perspective. How she wants to help other people in such an extreme situation and what her blog has to do with it, she tells us at
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Activism for a self-determined life

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Photo: Woman of short stature on the edge of a demonstration holding a sign with the inscription on it: Human rights now!; Copyright: Andi Weiland |
Inclusion is a human right. And following the spirit of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, the motto "Nothing about us without us" applies to its implementation. Therefore, people with different disabilities around the world are increasingly committed to an inclusive society and accessible participation. In which ways they become active and what moves them, you can find out in our Topic of the Month March.
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