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“I'm not rebellious”: Abner Manlapaz, lifelong rebel

Abner Manlapaz

Hey Debriefers,

Abner Manlapaz is one of brilliant people I meet through my work. At the same time as leading an organization of disabled people in the Philippines, he makes important contributions to international work.

In this interview we explore how the journey with his own disability led into working on disability rights, how the covid crisis has affected people with disabilities in the Philippines, and how Abner advocates with government to change it.

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Originally published as "I'm not rebellious": Abner Manlapaz, lifelong rebel at Disability Debrief

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