A World Awaits You: Intersections Abroad

A scene of white paper cut-outs of world landmarks and mountains pop from a landscape against a blue sky. People with apparent and non-apparent disabilities walk and roll through the scene. A sign post displays several signs labeled "identity," "diversity" "gender" "race" "religion" and more.
Travelers with disabilities explore identity and diversity through international exchange.

In this Issue

Introduction: Viewing Identity through a Global Prism 

Traveler Stories

Identity Reflection Activity for Travelers

Community Conversations on Identity and Intersectionality

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Copyright © 2021 Mobility International USA, All rights reserved. This publication may be printed for educational purposes only. Editor: Ashley Holben. Contributor: Johileny Meran.

Information provided throughout the A World Awaits You (AWAY) publication has been compiled by the National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange. The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange is project of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, designed to increase the participation of people with disabilities in international exchange between the United States and other countries, and is supported in its implementation by Mobility International USA.