Juror Profile

Farida Gulamo
Many of us women with disabilities have done exceptional work in our own countries and have gone unnoticed. Attitudes towards disability tend to make us invisible, and our rights are often violated. This initiative highlights the urgent need for a change of mentality.
Photo: Farida Gulamo

Position/Job

Disability Activist

Country

Mozambique

Short Biography

Farida Gulamo is a Mozambican disability activist and Director of Advocacy at ADEMO - Association of Disabled People of Mozambique.
She also serves as President of the Fiscal Council of FAMOD - Forum of Associations of People with Disabilities, Vice President of GAMA - Office of Counselling Women, Youth and Parents of Children with Disabilities, as well as President of the Paralympic Committee of Mozambique.