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Celebrating #IDPWD2022

From inspiring young wheelchair users to become world famous sportspeople to helping communities better understand disability, Team Up programs across the Pacific champion a collaborative approach to disability-inclusive sport. In our video to celebrate International Day of People with Disability on 3 December, hear from staff and participants in Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu about what these programs mean to them.

Click the play button above to watch the video


Meet the team: Danny Ten
A man with a disability in Papua New Guinea playing badminton

Meet the team: Danny Ten

13 December 2022
  • Disability
  • Gymnastics-Badminton
  • Papua New Guinea
Meet the Team: Lepa Faaiuaso
A woman in Samoa teaching rugby skills to a girl

Meet the Team: Lepa Faaiuaso

28 September 2022
  • Gender
  • Rugby League
  • Samoa
Meet the Team: Frank Vira
A man in Vanuatu teaching another man how to swim

Meet the Team: Frank Vira

21 June 2022
  • Disability
  • Swimming
  • Vanuatu
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