Celebrating the 2021 disability day

Gateway to Elation joins the rest of the world in commemorating the international day for people with disabilities (IDD). The theme for 2021 is: Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities, toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world. As Gateway to Elation, we believe in self-representation of people with disabilities (PWDs) wherever possible. It… Continue reading Celebrating the 2021 disability day

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In Commemoration of the 2020 International Day of Persons with Disabilities

When 2020 finally began on the first of January, we all had high hopes and resolutions. However, it all came to nought. The corona virus put a halt to everything! Schools were closed, churches were prohibited and social events were banned! The only thing left for us all to do was to stay at home… Continue reading In Commemoration of the 2020 International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Advocating for integration of Blind Children in Africa’s Development

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On 16 June 1976, thousands of students in Soweto, South Africa, marched in protest against the poor quality education they were receiving and demanded to be taught in their local languages. This resulted in the apartheid government opening live fire on unarmed peaceful vernal protestors. That is how the Day of the African Child came about.… Continue reading Advocating for integration of Blind Children in Africa’s Development