Category: People


Rahel and her husband Anteneh run a caf√© near the busy Piassa area of Addis Ababa, set up through our project with DDIA on Improving income for deaf people. Previously they had set up a cybercaf√©, but demand plummeted due to the advent of smartphones. Undeterred, they attended training Along with other deaf people and […]

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Matrika, himself a mental health patient, was not diagnosed until the age of 25, and it took another four years fully recover. He then chose to talk about his own experiences to de-stigmatise attitudes towards mental health in Nepal, and very quickly became a respected advocate speaking on national TV channels across Nepal. Matrika founded […]

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