Fatma Wangare

Ms. Fatma Wangare Haji is a mother to a daughter with an intellectual disability, the executive director of Kenya Association of the Intellectually Handicapped (KAIH), board member of Inclusion Africa and board of trustee member of National Council for Persons with Disabilities. She has wealth of experience community development and activism and disability rights. Fatma lives and work with a simple philosophy of “change starts with me”. This is embedded on strong values of human dignity and respect, exceeding expectations and experiencing the world through the eyes of persons with intellectual disabilities and empowering others to really understand what intellectual disability is, array their fears that it is not contagious and it is not also a myth but a reality in our society.

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