The aim of “AbleTalks” is to bring to the fore the problems and stories of people with disabilities in Cyprus, in order to raise public awareness and give voice to their expectations from the relevant bodies while encouraging other people with disabilities to come out. and become part of a collective society.
Welcome to "AbleTalks"
Andreas Vasileiou, CEO, and Symeon Stylianou, CBO, undertake a comprehensive analysis of the concept that underlies Ablebook, highlighting the rationale behind the inception of AbleTalks. Furthermore, Mrs. Farah Shammas, Managing Director of St Raphael Resort and Marina, provides insights into her collaboration with Ablebook within the framework of this initiative.
In the first episode, Maria Markou, an athlete of the Cypriot National Paralympic Team, is welcomed in the competition of weightlifting on a bench. Maria describes her journey to the Paralympics, comments on the daily problems faced by the disabled and vulnerable groups and how the state should act to solve these problems.