|Gwangju South Korea. Picture taken from Pedestrian Overpass.|
I am in Gwangju for the World Human Rights Cities Forum. The Forum was launched in 2011 to connect cities across the globe committed to human rights. Gwangju has history of peace and democracy. Most recently, in 1980, students led a democracy movement to
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|Talking about bus accessibility during tour of Gwangju|
I've been invited to speak about Disability Rights and Independent Living. Yesterday, my first full day in Korea, I was taken on a tour to study some of the access features in Gwangju. One of the coolest visits along the tour was to the new baseball stadium, called KIA Tiger Stadium. The stadium follows Universal Design and before construction began the architects invited members of the disability community to give input on the features of the stadium.
|KIA Tiger Stadium|