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Disability Identity and the Need for Global Unity

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Make Equality A Reality: Ending Extreme Poverty For Women With Disabilities
Together, we can solve the world's biggest problems; together, we can work to end the extreme poverty of women and girls with disabilities; change begins with, and through us, is this possible? Even though one person will not change the world, if we work together, we can make a difference today! You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/make-equality-a-reality-ending-extreme-poverty-for-women-with-disabilities/
08:34
June 8, 2021
Web Accessibility and its Importance
After COVID hit we were able to stay at home and our needs were delivered on our doorstep with just one click on our computers, cell phones or tablets. In this article we answer the question: Have you ever wondered if all of these services online are accessible for everyone, especially for persons with disabilities? What do we mean when we say “accessible website?”.  You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here:
05:01
May 19, 2021
Disability in the Arab Countries: Time to Promote Identity Awareness
This article examines identity disability in the Arab countries and Its purpose of opening the door to new ideas and initiatives that will help identity disability development in their communities it also attempts to articulate the importance of disability identity, culture, and acceptance while advocating for the inclusion of disability culture in the conversation about diversity and inclusion. Raising identity awareness is an essential step towards integration and accommodation of people with disabilities into the labor market and ensuring participation in all aspects of life, including education, vocational rehabilitation, and employment. You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/disability-in-the-arab-countries-time-to-promote-identity-awareness/
09:49
May 18, 2021
Disability Identity and the Need for Global Unity
The experience of disability as a negative identity arises out of socialization or in the context of social relations, in which impairment or brokenness is the sole focus of analysis. Grief and loss are turned inwards, and one begins to see themselves as suffering. In this article, we will present - who we are and how we came to be who we are. We will focus on Disability, Identity, and Being Human from the perspective of the need for global unity. You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/?p=13894
08:03
April 27, 2021
Disability Employment Gap Among Women and Girls with Disabilities
People with disabilities face challenges in the labor markets. There is a substantial gap between integrating people with disabilities into the labor force and their actual participation levels. Labor force disparities for people with disabilities also vary from one type of disability to another, resulting in some groups showing higher or lower participation rates than others. In this article, Nabil Eid and LaMondre Pough explore the issue of the employment gap that women and girls with disabilities face.  You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/disability-employment-gap-among-women-and-girls-with-disabilities/
11:07
March 30, 2021
To save our planet we need to be inclusive
Let us be honest — Climate Change is Scary. This means we have to start preparing as much, and as soon, as possible. We have a choice to make. We can become resigned to the scary reality, we can ignore it entirely and get caught off-guard when it is too late, or we can prepare for the future. In this article, Nabil Eid and LaMondre Pough explore the importance of including people with disabilities in Climate Change conversations.  You can read the article, find out more about the authors or look at the resources they used here:  https://www.ruhglobal.com/to-save-our-planet-we-need-to-be-inclusive/
10:24
February 23, 2021
Call on Governments to ensure that PwD are not left behind in COVID-19 Vaccinations
In this article, Debra and Nabil explore how persons with disabilities are experiencing exclusion, discrimination, and neglect during the response to the pandemic. We do not want this to be the case in the dissemination of COVID-19 vaccinations. You can read more, find the sources and the authors here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/call-on-governments-to-ensure-that-pwd-are-not-left-behind-in-covid-19-vaccinations/ Remember to follow Ruh Global and the Authors of the Blog on Social Media!
10:14
February 11, 2021
Disability and Financial Costs
In this article, Jasmin Ambiong, Rosemary Musachio, and LaMondre Pough share their experiences with the costs associated with disability and share some tips on things you can do to manage your finances better.   You can read more, find the sources and the authors here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/disability-and-financial-costs/ Remember to follow Ruh Global and the Authors of the Blog on Social Media!
09:29
February 5, 2021
Intersectionality of Sustainability and Disability
In this article LaMondre Pough and Nabil Eid explore the intersectionality of Sustainability and Disability. This is one of the first articles on the topic available online and you can find the text version here: https://www.ruhglobal.com/intersectionality-of-sustainability-and-disability/ Remember to follow Ruh Global and the Authors of the Blog on Social Media! 
13:32
January 25, 2021