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35. Advocacy, Inclusion, and Impact
30th August 2023 • Women On The Rise with Jen Blandos - Powered By Female Fusion • Jen Blandos
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Join us for an insightful conversation with Rana Akkad, the founder of "Jad's Inclusion," a unique special needs school in Dubai. Rana shares her inspiring journey of establishing a bridge between mainstream education and special needs centres for children who fall in between, facing academic, emotional, or physical struggles. Through "Jad's Inclusion," Rana has created a safe and nurturing space for children with diverse abilities, focusing on incubating their strengths and helping them reintegrate into the community with confidence. Discover the importance of believing in your vision, fostering a supportive community, and embracing neurodiversity for a brighter, more inclusive future.

Episode Takeaways:

  • Believe in Your Vision: Rana's journey underscores the importance of trusting your idea and pursuing it, even when faced with doubts.
  • Community Support: Building a network of like-minded individuals can make a world of difference, both for entrepreneurs and parents navigating challenges.
  • Embrace Neurodiversity: Recognizing and celebrating the unique strengths of individuals with diverse abilities can lead to innovation and success.

Tune in to this episode to learn more about Rana’s impactful journey and how "Jad's Inclusion" is making a difference in the lives of children and families.

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