Ethiopia: Of Disability and Accessibility – allAfrica.com

INTERVIEW

By Henok Reta

Judith Heumann is an internationally recognized leader of the disability community and a lifelong civil rights advocate for disadvantaged people. She has been appointed Special Advisor for International Disability Rights at the US Department of State.

She previously served as the Director for the Department on Disability Services for the District of Columbia, where she was responsible for the Developmental Disability Administration and Rehabilitation Services Administration. …

Judith was in Addis Ababa last week to see the lives of people with disability and Henok Reta of The Reporter caught up with her and sat down with her for a brief interview.

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