Talang August 2nd 2017 – Issue 240

Talang August 2nd 2017 – Issue 240

Table of Content

News Clips

Disability rights campaigners aim for accessible toilets across Dubai

https://www.thenational.ae/uae/health/disability-campaigners-aim-for-improved-toilet-facilities-across-dubai-1.613450 

 In A World First, New Breed of Robotic Devices Aim to Make Blind People See Again

http://wallstreetpit.com/112836-robotic-devices-blind-people-see-again/ 

Treating Cerebral Palsy with stem cell

https://goo.gl/MHpyMR 

 

Rights Advocacy

How Is The World Treating People With Disabilities?

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/12/18/504964701/how-is-the-world-treating-people-with-disabilities

News from the Field

A tall tale_ Blind people can tell how big someone by simply just listening to their VOICE… and it could be an ancient trait

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3548143/A-tall-tale-Blind-people-tell-big-simply-just-listening-VOICE-ancient-trait.html#ixzz46OzRH4uX

Leading by example in disability-inclusive development

https://www.devex.com/news/leading-by-example-in-disability-inclusive-development-89285

Social Life

Warmth and autonomy for residents of South Korea’s first group home for the disabled

http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_national/782264.html

Corporate Social Responsibility for disabled people to get a boost from new law

http://www.livemint.com/Companies/nukpKtMMB5A0NxlKFWtLBJ/CSR-for-disabled-people-to-get-a-boost-from-new-law.html

Technology

How Apple and Facebook bring tech accessibility to the masses 

https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-apple-watch-tech-accessibility-for-the-masses/

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