About MIUSA

It's time to advance the rights of people with disabilities in society through infiltration. To achieve equitable opportunities through inclusion. We see international exchange or international development as a tool for improving the lives of people with disabilities globally.

We are changing how people with and without disabilities think about disability in countries around the world. We are building future advocates, including the need of women to be elevated within in the international disability rights movement.

Who We Are

Founded in 1981, Mobility International USA (MIUSA) is a disability-led non-profit organization headquartered in Eugene, Oregon, USA advancing disability rights and leadership globally.® By implementing innovative programs, we are building bridges to create a new era where people with disabilities will take their rightful place in the world community. MIUSA is a cross-disability organization serving people with a broad range of disabilities.

Mission

To empower people with disabilities to achieve their human rights through international exchange and international development.

Our Expertise

We are leading experts on a broad range of topics. Engage with us through partnerships, projects, trainings and programs to advance the rights of people with disabilities globally.

  • UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)
  • Advocacy strategies
  • Coalition building
  • Bridging communities
  • International exchange and disability
  • Inclusive education and employment
  • Training and technical assistance
  • Capacity building for disability organizations
  • Leadership training for disabled women and girls
  • Inclusive recreation and adaptive sports
  • Publications and resource development
  • Developing curriculum and higher education courses on inclusive development
  • Accessibility guidance

Vision

To ensure a just, accessible and inclusive community in which the human rights, citizenship, contribution and potential of people with disabilities are respected and celebrated.

"We are only limited by our ability to dream of what is possible. At Mobility International USA, there is no shortage of dreams." Susan Sygall, CEO and Co-Founder