Jane Constance

Jane Constance
Mauritius

Born in Mauritius in 2000, Jane Constance was blind at birth. She took up singing at the age of five and started learning to play the piano at seven. Ms Constance went on to study piano and singing at the Royal School of Music in London (UK).

In 2015, Jane Constance won the French television competition The Voice Kids and released her first album, A travers tes yeux, the following year.

In 2017, she was named as a UNESCO Artist for Peace in recognition of her commitment to promoting the rights of persons with disabilities, her work for their empowerment and inclusion and for her dedication to the ideals of the Organization.

UNESCO Artists for Peace are internationally renowned personalities who use their influence, charisma and prestige to help promote UNESCO’s message and programmes. UNESCO works with them to heighten public awareness of key development issues and of the Organization's action in these fields.