"If I had a magic wand, I would like to see ramps, elevators, because we are humans too..."

On the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 10-year-old Panagiotis talks to UNICEF Greece about his everyday life and the challenges he faces as a person with a disability.

UNICEF Greece
07 December 2021
UNICEF/Greece/Gripiotis

"If I had a magic wand, I would like to see ramps, elevators, because we are humans too..."

Today 3 December, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 10-year-old Panagiotis talks to UNICEF Greece about his everyday life, the challenges he faces as a person with a disability in Greece and explains why it is important for all people to have equal rights.
 
O Παναγιωτάκης είναι ο πρωταγωνιστής της καμπάνιας της UNICEF Greece με επίκεντρο την ενίσχυση των συμπεριληπτικών σχολείων και την παροχή ίσων ευκαιριών σε όλα τα παιδιά ανεξαρτήτως συνθηκών.

Panagiotis has been the main character of UNICEF Greece campaign focused on promoting inclusive schools and providing equal opportunities to all children regardless of circumstances.
 
The campaign is a joint initiative of UNICEF Greece in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Religions, with funding from the European Union, in the framework of the implementation of the #EUChildGuarantee pilot program.
 
Find out more about this initiative here.