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History of Sport for People With Physical Disabilities

History of Sport for People With Physical Disabilities

We all know the importance of exercising. Although there are different ways to exercise, exercise is movement. Some walk, some work at a job, some do housework, some take care of children, some travel, some do various sports. Thus, we all exercise in some way in our daily routine life. This of course includes people […]

Barrier-Free Spaces 3: Airports

The use of public spaces and opportunities offered by the state and traveling are fundamental rights for all people. However, people with physical disabilities encounter difficulties in making use of these rights due to a lack of appropriate accessibilities in different areas. For example, today entering many public spaces with a wheelchair and the comfortably […]

Barrier-Free Successful People 3 Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderon

Barrier-Free Successful People 3 Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderon

We continue to talk about people who know no barriers. In this article, we will talk about an iconic hero whose face is familiar to almost all of us. This person is a magnificent painter known as “Wooden Leg Frida” and her real name is “Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderon”. Mexican painter Frida was born […]

Barrier-Free Spaces 2 Metropolitan Museum of Art

We continue to talk about places for disabled friends. Our disabled-friendly venue today is the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the largest art museums in the world, is the largest art museum in the United States. This museum was founded on April 13, 1872, and has […]

Barrier-Free Spaces 1 Louvre Museum

As we promised in our previous articles, in this article we will introduce the places in the world where you can travel without any obstacles. The first place we will touch is the Louvre Museum. The Louvre Museum in Paris is the world’s largest art museum and is known as the home of the Mona […]

Barrier-Free Successful People 2 Stephen William Hawking

In our previous articles, we started to touch on people who became the hope of many disabled people and who succeeded despite all kinds of negative developments by overcoming many unimaginable obstacles. In this article, we will talk about another of these inspire, Stephen William Hawking. Considered one of the most brilliant physicists ever born, […]

Barrier-Free Successful People 1: Franklin Delano Roosevelt

In our last article, we briefly touched on the people who became successful despite any advanced developments through many unimaginable obstacles that became the hope for many who live with disabilities. One of such people was “Franklin Delano Roosevelt”, who persevered through an abundant amount of difficulties and achieved greatness. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, known by […]

Inspiring Lives and Barrier-Free Living

Inspiring Lives and Barrier-Free Living

In the world, there is a huge number of people who have different disabilities. According to World Health Organization data, disabled people consist of 15% of the world population and 1% of the population are bound to a wheelchair.          Throughout history, various types of equipment such as walking sticks, walkers, and wheelchairs were produced […]