deafmuslimpunx:

via Mobility International USA Facebook page:

“Meet  Safak Pavey, a member of the UN Human Rights Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Pavey is an International Women of Courage Awardee and was also the first woman with a disability who was elected to Turkish Parliament!”

Via Wikipedia:

Pavey served in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees being responsible for foreign relations and humanitarian aid in countries such as Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Syria as well as in Geneva, Switzerland. Further, she worked as the spokesperson for Central Europe in Hungary and later as the head of the Human Rights Office at the U.N. High Commissioner. She served also in Afghanistan and other conflict regions as a solution activist.

deafmuslimpunx:

via Mobility International USA Facebook page:

“Meet Safak Pavey, a member of the UN Human Rights Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Pavey is an International Women of Courage Awardee and was also the first woman with a disability who was elected to Turkish Parliament!”

Via Wikipedia:

Pavey served in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees being responsible for foreign relations and humanitarian aid in countries such as Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Syria as well as in Geneva, Switzerland. Further, she worked as the spokesperson for Central Europe in Hungary and later as the head of the Human Rights Office at the U.N. High Commissioner. She served also in Afghanistan and other conflict regions as a solution activist.

(Source: badass-bharat-deafmuslim-artista, via talesofthestarshipregeneration)