Actress Marlee Matlin Headlines Panel Discussion on People with Disabilities in Times of Economic Crisis

Marlee Matlin, the youngest winner of an Academy Award for Best Actress and an advocate for persons with disabilities, was the special guest headlining a panel discussion on the impact of the global economic crisis on women and men with disabilities. During her visit to Geneva, Marlee Matlin also visited a classroom of deaf children who shared with her their hopes for the future and places to visit in Geneva. (Closed Captions available)

Date issued: 13 November 2009 | Size/duration: 00:03:15