People with albinism around the world face multiple forms of discrimination and marginalisation, and this is particularly rampant in East Africa. Doreen Nawejje, founder of Albinism Crisis Outreach (ACO), and her colleagues (all strong, unapologetic badass women role models with Albinism themselves!) are working tirelessly to break the cycle of stigma by educating communities and people with albinism about how to protect themselves (mentally, physically and socially). Continue reading “13th June is International Albinism Awareness Day – Please lend your Support for ACO!”
Finally – we’re in Uganda! We’ve got a tight schedule ahead of us for the next 3 weeks filming with NetHope, DRC and MSF, however it wouldn’t be right to drive from Entebbe to Kampala without passing by to see our friends at Albinism Crisis Outreach (ACO)!