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Monitoring of the UN Convention

The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) is the body of independent experts which monitors implementation of the Convention by the States Parties. All States parties are obliged to submit regular reports to the Committee on how the rights are being implemented. States must report initially within two years of accepting the… Read more Monitoring of the UN Convention

UN Convention

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was adopted in the UN General Assembly in December 2006. The Convention entered into force on the 3rd of May, 2008, when over 20 countries had ratified the Convention.¬†Disabled People’s Organisations actively participated in drafting of the Convention in addition to the representatives of the member… Read more UN Convention