© 2024 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

What is Ukraine like for people with disabilities — and those who fled

Residents spend time outdoors in a facility for people with mental and physical disabilities in the village of Tavriiske, Ukraine. The staff is faced with the dilemma of evacuating the facility. (Francisco Seco/AP)
Residents spend time outdoors in a facility for people with mental and physical disabilities in the village of Tavriiske, Ukraine. The staff is faced with the dilemma of evacuating the facility. (Francisco Seco/AP)

Here & Now‘s Robin Young talks with Anna Landre, the Ukraine crisis coordinator for the Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies, a U.S. disability-led disaster relief organization about the current conditions for people with disabilities who were evacuated from Ukraine.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

KOSU is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.