Disabled but capable
Friday, 19th November 2010
Fiona Galea Debono, The Times of Malta
Rita Vella Borg has been recognised in the past for her strong personality but she was still surprised when her profile was raised to one of 12 Women Inspiring Europe, broadening her reach way beyond Malta, despite the fact she is bound to a wheelchair.
Achiever for disabled people nominated for European award
Fiona Galea Debono
Rita Borg, the 31-year-old secretary of the Muscular Dystrophy Group and board member of the National Commission - Persons with Disability, has been nominated and shortlisted for the 14th European Women of Achievement Awards.