Gonzalo with his mother
Unable to find educational services for their son who is deafblind, Gonzalo's parents opened their own educational center in Rosario, Argentina
More than 600 negotiators gathered to finalize the WIPO treaty
The World Intellectual Property Organization's treaty for visually impaired persons is most fittingly adopted on Helen Keller Day.
Sewing has become more than a hobby for Alicia — it is a profitable business, a gateway to independence and a tremendous source of pride.
Gonzalo from Argentina
WIPO treaty for visually impaired persons
Alicia shows off her sewn flowers

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ELP Commencement

Student speaking at ELP CommencementThis year's ELP Commencement will take place at Perkins School for the Blind on May 22 at 11 a.m. Join us as we acknowledge our ELP Class of 2014 for becoming leaders in visual impairment and multiple disability education.

Spotlight

Spotlight on Angela Affran
Perkins International is pleased to welcome Angela Affran as its regional coordinator for Africa. Perkins Perspectives recently spoke with her to discuss her vision of Perkins’ future in her country.