1. Alex's Sporting Chance

    Disabled Kenyan schoolboy Alex has never heard of the Paralympic Games or left his village. He travels to London to find out about sport for the disabled. He meets with Adam and Aidan, two hopefuls for 2016 Paralympics in Brazil to discuss what life is like for young disabled people in the UK.

    Produced and directed by Karen Chambers for the BBC/The British Council co-production.

    Sept 2012 for bbc.co.uk/worldclass/19590813

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  2. Edit producer - A focus on the damaging impact that child marriage can have on young girls. Keeping the girls in school is a way to avoid domestic abuse and fistula.

    Aug 2012 BBC Schools World Service

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  3. 22 year old Penny (Ch4's 'undatables') has brittle bones disease and suffered over 200 fractures. Despite this, she has built a career as a circus performer and is determined to change attitudes towards disability.

    Young & Inspirational documents the stories of seven young people use drive, dedication and determination to pursue their creative dreams and achieve success despite the challenges of disability, discrimination, teen pregnancy, teen gangs and social issues.

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  4. 19 year old old Dennis from Brixton, South London used to be in a gang and was on a dangerous path and getting more and more involved in the dangerous world of teenage gangs locked into post code wars.

    After seeing boys his age get killed, he turned his life around and set up an online magazine to help other young people break the restrictions of the post code wars.

    'Young & Inspirational' documents the stories of seven young people use drive, dedication and determination to pursue their creative dreams and achieve success despite the challenges of disability, discrimination, teen pregnancy, teen gangs and social issues.

    Aired 26th November 2010 on BBC Two

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  5. 22 year old Penny (Ch4's 'undatables') has brittle bones disease and suffered over 200 fractures. Despite this, she has built a career as a circus performer and is determined to change attitudes towards disability.

    Young & Inspirational documents the stories of seven young people use drive, dedication and determination to pursue their creative dreams and achieve success despite the challenges of disability, discrimination, teen pregnancy, teen gangs and social issues.

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