Self-advocate from Lebanon: Accessing the Ballot Box

Updated: January 2016

In this 2015 video, which was produced by Inclusion International with support from the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) as part of the My Voice Matters! campaign, a self-advocate from Lebanon who has an intellectual disability describes her determination to register and vote independently as an equal citizen.




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Woman: I wanted to vote, so I made this decision. My voting card. I went with my mum. My mum was with me. Next time I want to go by myself.


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