Sunday 3 December is a reminder to ‘leave no one behind’

The 2017 International Day of Persons with Disabilities pledges to “leave no one behind”. This year’s theme, announced by the United Nations, is “Transformation towards a sustainable and resilient society for all”.

Chaeli Mycroft, an ability activist with cerebral palsy, has done a great deal for both these ideals since founding The Chaeli Campaign in 2004. One of five girls aged 6 to 12 at the time, she’s an inspiring example of life-long activism.

Catch Chaeli in this informative video about disability by “wannabe vlogger” Adam Spires, in which he climbs Table Mountain’s Devil’s Peak in Cape Town with a group of disabled friends.

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