EMPOWER WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES WITH CELINE OSUKWU
Celine Osukwu empowers women with disabilities to live a life of integrity while advocating for their inclusion in society. In this episode, Celine shares her own story of disability prejudice, her fight for education, and incredible path to becoming an international advocate for women with disabilities.
Located in Nigeria, Celine’s project, Divine Foundation, helps women with disabilities overcome poverty, gain voice, acquire skills, live independent lives and refrain from street begging. Her project focuses on empowering 400 women with disabilities and reaching 1000 community leaders via advocacy.
It is important as it assists women with disabilities to live a life of integrity and self-worth.
TIPS for someone with a disability who wants to make a difference:
- Get motivated. Know exactly what you are wanting to achieve.
- Trust in yourself.
- Use your voice to tell your story.
Disability Rights South Africa
Young Women’s Association of Nigeria
Thanks to Celine Osukwu for joining us!
Divine Foundation for Disabled Persons
Music Credit: Scott Holmes Music Corporate-Business
Podcast Production: Porchlight Family Media