Life

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    Taking Centre Stage: Jason Strother

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    Taking CentreStage this month is Jason Strother, a Fulbright South and Central Asia Regional Research Award recipient, and a prominent multimedia journalist with a unique focus on the intersection of disability and climate change. Read. Watch or Listen to know about his inspiring life journey.

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    In Conversation with Ashaita Mahajan of Yash Charitable Trust & Cafe Arpan

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    Listen to Ashaita Mahajan, Trustee at Yash Charitable Trust, speak to us about Cafe Arpan, a cafe in Mumbai staffed and managed by people with intellectual and developmental #disabilities. Why did they start a cafe? How has it grown? All this and more awaits!

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    In Conversation with Dr. Sruti Mohapatra

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    Dr. Sruti Mahopatra (SM) is the Founder of Swabhimaan and a pillar of the Indian disability movement. At Success & ABILITY, we had the privilege to listen to her tell her story. Now you can hear it too! Head over to our latest interview now.

  • Multi-layered & complex: Ayush Menon in Jalsa

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    Much has been written about Vidya Balan’s newest release, Jalsa. The movie has attempted to complicate ideas of motherhood, morality, domestic power dynamics and so much more. But…

  • Nano- Reimagining Inclusive Education for Persons with Disabilities

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    Imagine that, in 2050, 50% of the global population is living with a disability.Imagine that People with Disabilities are no longer a minority. Imagine a world where, right from childhood, everybody is treated as equal and no one is special. Now let us reimagine our educational environment.

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    In Conversation with Karan Shah

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    Karan Shah is the founder of Pawsitivve Future and an animal behaviourist who trains dogs to be assistants and therapy dogs. In this interview for Success & ABILITY, listen to Karan as he talks about his journey as a person with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), as a dog trainer and the miracles that dogs have…

  • Dialogues in Disability

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    Studies show that one-fourth of CwDs aged between 9 and 15 do not attend any educational institution. This shows the need to create equal opportunities for PwDs in general and CwDs in specific. Swabhiman’s ‘Dialogues in Disability’ is a step in that direction.

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    In Conversation with Beno Zephine

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    In this brief interview, Ms. Beno Zephine, Under Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs and India’s first 100% visually impaired IFS officer, speaks to Success & ABILITY about the role of education in her journey and the need for more accessible learning material for people with disabilities.

  • Rising like a Phoenix

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    Sitting in her wheelchair, fighting for the rights and dignity of disabled persons, 58-year-old Dr. Sruti Mohapatra has emerged as the perfect role model for all of India’s persons with disabilities.

  • A Road to Accessible Roads

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    Back in 2016, the Madras High Court had ruled in favour of having accessible buses plying on every route. In the five years since, this is yet to become reality.