Jean-Christophe Parisot (born 20 June 1967) is a French political scientist and disability activist with tetraplegia due to myopathy.
Early life and education
He was born in Douala, Cameroon. At ten he was diagnosed with limb-girdle muscular dystrophy. His two sisters also have this condition. In 1989 he became the first handicapped student to graduate from the Sciences Po.
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Parisot has served as a ministerial delegate in the French Ministry of Employment and Disability Integration. He is also the president and founder of the Collectif des Démocrates Handicapés (Collective of Disabled Democrats).