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In Greece, technology offers new hope for the blind

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In Greece, technology offers new hope for the blind

For the second part of our series on disability around the world, Worldfocus producer Megan Thompson reports on a university in Greece using new technology to help blind people negotiate their surroundings.

Posted: January 12, 2010 16:42   Comments: 3
Disabled Greeks face daily challenges getting around

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Disabled Greeks face daily challenges getting around

It's been 20 years since Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act, guaranteeing disabled Americans protection under the law. That is not always the case in other countries. During a trip to Greece last summer, producer Megan Thompson met a young woman who showed her how challenging Athens life is in a wheelchair.

Posted: January 11, 2010 15:42   Comments: 22

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