Yin Sot lost her eyesight when she was 10. She had no idea why and how, but her parents believed her it was measles that caused her blindness. A year after, she had to leave school. She was supposed to complete fourth grade.
Last Friday’s International Women’s Day – and the daily fight for women empowerment – was not just about freedom from gender biases in politics, workplaces, schools, sports, entertainment and other places and sectors.
The Disabled People’s Organisation is pushing for disabled-friendly restrooms.
NGO expresses disappointment over the lack of enforcement of disabled rights laws.
Ngin Saorath, executive director of the Cambodian Disabled People’s Organisation, said yesterday that the NEC had provided extra care in facilitating their vote.