Deafblind Lawyer, Dancer & Surfer Haben Girma Named a Hero by BBC

BBC Women of Africa Series: Eritrean-American lawyer Haben Girma was the first deaf-blind graduate of Harvard Law School. Today she's a lawyer at Disability Rights Advocates, a accessible technology campaigner and a keen surfer. She's also our sixth #WomenOfAfrica unsung hero. Full interview transcript: I grew up facing access barriers as a deafblind person, and [...]

2017-01-09T20:41:14-08:00November 20th, 2015|