Ashoka Fellow
Pakistan
Fellow Since 2007
Social Alliance for Human Activation, Rehabilitation & Activation (SAHARA)
    This description of Aamir Sohail Saddozai's work was prepared when Aamir Sohail Saddozai was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2007.
    Introduction
    By partnering with medical professionals, religious leadership, parents, lawyers, citizen organizations, local government, and the media, Aamir Sohail Saddozai is working to deconstruct the social and economic myths surrounding the disabled in Pakistan. By increasing their access to education and healthcare, he encourages their healthier integration into society. His mission is to establish a society where people with disabilities are integral part of the development process.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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