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RN EuroQuest (#07): To Be Treated Just Like Anyone Else

From: Radio Netherlands Worldwide
Series: RN EuroQuest: Public Radio's Weekly European Journal
Length: 29:59

To Be Treated Just Like Anyone Else in EuroQuest

Rnlogoenglish_small Segment 1 - Turkish Imams Preach Women's Rights The government run religious affairs directorate, Diyanet, is requiring Imams to literally preach the virtues of women's rights in their sermons. Dorian Jones listened to one such sermon, just outside a Mosque in Istanbul. Segment 2 - Disabled and Ready to Work in Holland Although less than 40% of all disabled people in the Netherlands have a job - compared with 65% of able-bodied people - there is an utter lack of legislation to encourage employers to take on disabled people. Nikki Brown has been talking to some disabled people to find out just how hard it is to find a job. Segment 3 - Autistic Kids Become 'Specialists' Up in Denmark, great strides are being made to provide employment for those with autism. In fact, this company actually makes a virtue of the fact that autistic people have great memories, an eye for detail and love routine. DW Radio's Malcolm Brabant reports. Segment 4 - Spain's Shooting Competition for the Blind Ever heard of the blind taking part in shooting championships? Strange as it may sound, blind Spaniards are world-renowned target shooters. Danny Wood went along to the Spain's National Target Shooting Championships for the Blind.

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Piece Description

Segment 1 - Turkish Imams Preach Women's Rights The government run religious affairs directorate, Diyanet, is requiring Imams to literally preach the virtues of women's rights in their sermons. Dorian Jones listened to one such sermon, just outside a Mosque in Istanbul. Segment 2 - Disabled and Ready to Work in Holland Although less than 40% of all disabled people in the Netherlands have a job - compared with 65% of able-bodied people - there is an utter lack of legislation to encourage employers to take on disabled people. Nikki Brown has been talking to some disabled people to find out just how hard it is to find a job. Segment 3 - Autistic Kids Become 'Specialists' Up in Denmark, great strides are being made to provide employment for those with autism. In fact, this company actually makes a virtue of the fact that autistic people have great memories, an eye for detail and love routine. DW Radio's Malcolm Brabant reports. Segment 4 - Spain's Shooting Competition for the Blind Ever heard of the blind taking part in shooting championships? Strange as it may sound, blind Spaniards are world-renowned target shooters. Danny Wood went along to the Spain's National Target Shooting Championships for the Blind.

Timing and Cues

- Music/Menu/Intro Item 1

Segment 1 - Turkish Imams Preach Womens? Rights
The government run religious affairs directorate, Diyanet, is requiring Imams to literally preach the virtues of women?s? rights in their sermons. Dorian Jones listened to one such sermon, just outside a Mosque in Istanbul.

- Outro Item 1/Music/Intro Item 2

Segment 2 - Disabled and Ready to Work in Holland
Although less than 40% of all disabled people in the Netherlands have a job - compared with 65% of able-bodied people - there is an utter lack of legislation to encourage employers to take on disabled people. Nikki Brown has been talking to some disabled people to find out just how hard it is to find a job.

- Outro Item 2/Intro Item 3

Segment 3 - Autistic Kids Become ?Specialists?
Up in Denmark, great strides are being made to provide employment for those with autism. In fact, this company actually makes a virtue of the fact that autistic people have great memories, an eye for detail and love routine. DW Radio?s Malcolm Brabant reports.

- Outro Item 3/ Quiz/ Address Jingle/ Intor Item 4

Segment 4 - Spain?s Shooting Competition for the Blind
Ever heard of the blind taking part in shooting championships? Strange as it may sound, blind Spaniards are world-renowned target shooters. Danny Wood went along to the Spain?s National Target Shooting Championships for the Blind.

- Music/Closing Remarks

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