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Disability and the War in Ukraine: Organized Support

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Please join us for a panel discussion on disability and the war in Ukraine, organized by Svetlana Borodina (Harriman Institute). This event will feature the voices of the people who have been working to support people with disabilities in Ukraine during this war. They will speak about their first-hand experiences and the impact that this war has had on the lives of people with disabilities in Ukraine.

Read the statement in support of disabled people / people with disabilities demanding the end of the war in Ukraine.

12:00 EDT (New York) / 18:00 CEST (Central Europe) / 19:00 EEST (Ukraine)



Stanislav Turina, Ukrainian artist and curator of the project Atelie Normalno

Tanya Herasymova, Project Coordinator of the NGO Fight For Right

Raisa Kravchenko, founder and former director of the All-Ukrainian NGO Coalition for Persons with Intellectual Disability

Moderator: Svetlana Borodina, Mellon Teaching Fellow and Lecturer in Anthropology at the Harriman Institute


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