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6th meeting - 12th session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the rights of Persons with Disabilities (COSP12, 11-13 June 2019)
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was adopted by the General Assembly by its resolution 61/106 of 13 December 2006. It came into force on 3 May 2008 upon the 20th ratification.
Side-event for persons with albinism during the 12th session of the Conference of States Parties (COSP) to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
“Still Standing Strong” is the theme for this year’s International
Reaching Higher Standards of Health & Well-Being through Cultural Engagement, Empowerment & Inclusion (COSP12 Side Event)
More than one billion people in the world – about 15% of the global population – live with some form of disability, half of whom cannot afford health care. 1 in 4 people are affected by a mental disorder at some point in their lives, and depression,
Ensuring inclusion of persons with disabilities in a changing world: the role of sports and culture (COSP12 Side Event)
Article 30 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) recognizes the right of persons with disabilities to take part on an equal basis with others in cultural life, recreation, leisure and sport, acknowledging that their
People with Communication Disability Speak Up for Inclusion and Participation: How the Implementation of the CRPD and the SDGs can Support this Right (COSP12 Side Event)
Side Event at the 12th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD, 10-13 June 2019. Communication is a fundamental human right and yet people with communication disability are often denied the right to "freedom of expression and opinion
Press Conference: 12th Session of the Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (COSP12)
Speakers: Gertrude Oforiwa Fefoame, Global Advocacy Adviser on Social Inclusion for Sightsavers and Member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities of the UN; Yetnebersh Nigussie, disability rights activist and lawyer, and
Children with Disabilities Shall Not be Left Behind – Good Practices and Challenges in Inclusive Education (COSP12 Side Event)
In this event we will focus on access to education as a human right, stated in several articles in the UN conventions CRPD and CRC. SDG 4 in Agenda 2030 focuses especially on inclusive education. Government officials and NGO representatives from the