The Freedom to be ourselves | Caroline Casey| IIS 2018

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Published on March 6, 2019 by Girban Singha

Caroline Casey is an Irish activist and management consultant. She is legally blind due to ocular albinism. In 2000, aged 28, she left her job in Accenture to launch the Aisling Foundation, with an aim to improve how disability is treated. In 2001, she trekked across India, solo, on elephant back for c.1,000 km. Casey became the first female mahout from the west. The journey was the subject of a National Geographic documentary Elephant Vision and a TED Talk.

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caroline_Casey_(activist)

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