Karin: The journey of a minority para-athlete
Despite facing new challenges after moving to Istanbul, Karin discovers her passion for swimming and becomes a para-athlete in national competitions just three months after starting.
Her journey through life as she confounds expectations surrounding her on the basis of both her ability and her identity is inspiring and heartwarming.
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- Read about Turkey and Armenians in Turkey in our World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples
- Our MARC programme (Minorities, Accountability, Rights, Collaboration) is all about supporting ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities in Turkey with the skills to conduct their own advocacy. Read more about it here.
Photo: Screenshot from the video.
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