Joseph is Tanzanian and is a young person with albinism who is passionate about Human Rights and specifically the rights of disabled people around the world. He is a disability activist, speaker, advocate, social media influencer on disability issues, a game changer and a social volunteer. He recalls how he was raised by strong parents who taught him to believe in himself and working hard He has been in the disability field for over 10 years advocating and campaigning on human rights violations aiming to eradicate violations particularly for persons with albinism. He is a passionate disability activist and believes everyone deserves a good quality of life and places importance and value on advocacy for social justice, equality and rights for disabled people. As he strives towards contributing with likely minded individuals and organisations who want to see disabilities not as something to pity, but disabled persons as equal valuable citizens of the world.
I have decided to become an Ambassador for Include Me TOO, because this amazing charity supports and promotes social justice, equality and rights for all disabled children and young people internationally. This will give me an opportunity to improve my communication, presentation, public speaking, networking and leadership skills. Furthermore I will develop extensive knowledge and experiences on disability issues, which will be beneficial for my personal growth as an Ambassador and journey through for inclusive world. Through Include Me TOO, I will be able to present disability rights in an international platform and getting much knowledge to tackle violence against disability. I am strongly aware of the importance and work that this wonderful charity does and am committed to helping Include Me TOO to tackle challenges so that families from all backgrounds and communities can have the support they need. I am looking forward to supporting the charity’s message of disability inclusion, diversity and equality.