Have you ever wondered about the problems that people with disabilities struggle every day? Do you realize that even a badly parked car can be a huge barrier for a person in a wheelchair? Within the scope of www.buradaengellendim.com the photos of architectural barriers are taken and loaded to website by hundreds of citizens from all over Turkey!
Through this project the places that are not accessible for everyone are marked. The attention of people who work in public institutions and private sector organizations is drawn and the sensitivity of non-disabled people, that are not aware of and get used to the many barriers in daily life, is increased at the same time. A country can have conscious, healthy, self-confident, talented and skilled citizens if all of its individuals can get a chance to participate in social life and if the government officials regard disabled people as indispensible part of.
Thanks to ‘I am obstructed here’ project, originators make extensive effort to draw public institutions’ and private organizations’ attention. They work for eliminating outdated understanding, that imprison disabled people at home.