Fleeing the war as a disabled Ukrainian
War crimes against Ukrainian with disabilities.
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Tanya Herasymova, project coordinator for activist group Fight For Our Right, said the lack of support available for Ukrainians with disabilities has made crossing the border for many “almost impossible”
For some disabled Ukrainian refugees, even making it to the border doesn’t guarantee escape.
An international initiative “Emergency Response for Ukrainians With Disabilities by Fight For Right” will be holding the Side Event “Leading emergency response during the russian war in Ukraine: People with disabilities for people with disabilities” at the 15th Conference of States Parties to the CRPD. The event will take place on June 16th, 13:15 EST. […]