Author archives: Erchen Leung

Mar

3

Reach & Match won OpenIDEO & MIKTA EiE Challenge!

We are so excited to see Reach & Match enter a new chapter in helping to bring social inclusion to a new area: Education in Emergency settings. Emergencies include situations like natural disasters, armed conflict and prolonged displacement. These circumstances destroy the usual conditions of life and disrupt education facilities for children. Education is a

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May

9

Mandy spoke about Design in Inclusion at Tactile Reading Conference in Stockholm

The Tactile Reading Conference April 5-7, 2017 is organised by Swedish Agency for Accessible Media (MTM) and National Agency for Special Needs Education and Schools (SPSM). Over 300 delegates, speakers, and exhibitors from 28 countries participated at the conference in Stockholm to exchange experience and research about braille and tactile reading for children and youth.

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Nov

9

Mandy Lau won a Ci2016 Innovation Leader Scholarship!

Mandy Lau (VIC) is Founder of Reach & Match, an innovative education kit to empower children with vision impairment/complex needs, also provides an inclusive learning solution in mainstream settings. Mandy is one of the nine Australians have won the opportunity to present their innovations to the world’s elite business thinkers and leaders at Creative Innovation

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Sep

9

Mandy Lau (Australia) selected as Singularity University Impact Fellow

In 2016, Singularity University selected 30 outstanding social impact leaders from around the world to become the first cohort of Singularity University Impact Fellows.  The highly talented and diverse global group includes leaders from academia, business, finance and non-profit, NGO and government organizations, as well as successful entrepreneurs. In this year-long program, the 30 selected

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Jul

3

Reach & Match’s amazing tour in Adelaide!

Reach& Match had a wonderful time in Adelaide. We have kick-started our visit in the beautiful Guide Dogs SA.NT. We were so glad to have a chance to present the Reach & Match Learning Kit to Janelle Ridley (Principal Clinician), Peter Skjott (Principal O&M instructor) and Andrew Sabatino (Executive Manager, BD). We have received wonderful feedback

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