Our submissions

"Right to serve in the Army"
(contribution to OHCHR study on 'work and employment of persons with disabilities', HRC 22nd session, March 2013)

Shadow report on Paraguay
(contribution to CRPD 8th & 9th sessions, 17-28 Sept 2012; 15-19 April 2013)

Supplementary shadow report on Paraguay
(contribution to the CRPD 9th session, 15-19 April 2013)

UN treaty body reform
(contribution to a consultation with NGOs, Intergovernmental process on the strengthening of human rights treaty bodies, letter of 9 August 2012)

Shadow report on Australia
(contribution to the CRPD 9th session, 15-19 April 2013)

Our submission for the CRPD Day of General Discussion on "Women and Girls with Disability", (17 April 2013)

Shadow report on El Salvador
(contribution to the CRPD 9th session, 15-19 April 2013)

Shadow report on Austria
(contribution to the CRPD 10th session, 2-13 September 2013)

Shadow report on Azerbaijan
(contribution to the CRPD 10th session, 2-13 September 2013)

Shadow report on Costa Rica
(contribution to the CRPD 10th session, 2-13 September 2013)

Shadow report on Sweden
(contribution to the CRPD 11th session, 31 March -11 April 2014)

Shadow report on Mexico
(contribution to the CRPD 12th session 15 September -3 October 2014)

Shadow report on Mongolia
(contribution to the CRPD 12th session and pre-session working group 7-10 October 2014)

Shadow report on Cook Islands
(contribution to the CRPD 12th session and pre-session working group 7-10 October 2014)

Shadow report on Turkmenistan
(contribution to the CRPD 12th session and pre-session working group 7-10 October 2014)

Shadow report on Brazil
(contribution to the CRPD 13th session and pre-session working group 20-24 April 2015)

Shadow report on Gabon
(contribution to the CRPD 13th session and pre-session working group 20-24 April 2015)

Shadow report on Mauritius
(contribution to the CRPD 13th session and pre-session working group 20-24 April 2015)

Shadow report on Portugal
(contribution to the CRPD 14th session and pre-session working group 17 August - 11 September 2015)

Shadow report on Serbia
(contribution to the CRPD 14th session and pre-session working group 17 August - 11 September 2015)

Shadow report on Thailand
(contribution to the CRPD 14th session and pre-session working group 17 August - 11 September 2015)


Newsroom

1. POLICY STATEMENTS

Secretary General says Equal Opportunity for Self-determination Would Empower Persons with Autism to Make Stronger Positive Impact in World Observance Message (30 March 2017)

Secretary-General Calls for Inclusive World Embracing All Humanity's Diversity, in Message on International Day of Persons with Disabilities (1 December 2016)

"We Can Move World Forward by Leaving No One Behind", says UN Secretary-General in Message  for International Day of Persons with Disabilities (25 November 2015)

"Dignity Integral to Healthy, Fulfilling Lives for Persons with Mental Disabilities", says UN Secretary-General in World Mental Health Day Message (8 October 2015)

"Disabilities are Part of Human Diversity", says UN Secretary-General in Message to World Federation of Deaf (28 July 2015)

"Employ Enormous Potential of People with Autism" , urges UN Secretary-General in Message for the World Awareness Day (30 March 2015)

"Sport for All" lauds UN Secretary-General in Video Message to Deaflympics (28 March 2015)

"The new sustainable development goals must address equality and help build a life of dignity for all, including persons with disabilities" says UN SG in Message for the World Down Syndrome Day (20 March 2015)

"Inclusive Technology Can Aid Persons with Disabilities in Reaching Their Potential", says UN Secretary-General in Message for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (28 November 2014)

"Inclusion Critical for Equal Participation and Contribution of Persons with Disabilities" says UN Secretary-General in Message to Asia-Pacific Countries on Initiative for Persons with Disabilities(10 November 2014)

"Disability is Part of the Human Condition" says UN Secretary-General at UN General Assembly High Level Meeting on Disability and Development (23 September 2013)

"We Need to Bridge Gap Between Well-Meaning Commitments and Long Overdue Actions" says UN Secretary-General in Message for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (27 November 2012)

"More Work Needed to Build Inclusive, Accessible Societies" says UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (New York, 19 November 2012)

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the proclamation of the third Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities 2013-2022: "Empowering Persons with Disabilities Strengthens Human Solidarity for Everyone" (South Korea, 30 October 2012)

2. RATIFICATIONS

Sao Tome and Principe  accedes the CRPD Convention (November 2015)

Bahamas and DRC ratify/accede the CRPD Convention (September 2015)

Gambia accedes the CRPD Convention (July 2015)

Madagascar and Trinidad and Tobago ratify the CRPD Convention (June 2015)

Kazakhstan ratifies the CRPD Convention (April 2015)

Marshall Islands accede the CRPD Convention (March 2015)

Viet Nam ratifies the CRPD Convention (February 2015)

Congo, Guinea-Bissau and Guyana ratify the CRPD Convention (September 2014)

Grenada ratifies the CRPD Convention (August 2014)

Angola and Burundi accede/ratify the CRPD Convention (May 2014)

Palestine and Switzerland accede the CRPD Convention (April 2014)

Andorra and Georgia ratify the CRPD Convention (March 2014)

Côte d'Ivoire and Japan ratify the CRPD Convention (January 2014)

Tuvalu accedes the CRPD Convention (December 2013)

Kiribati, Papua New Guinea, Venezuela and Zimbabwe accede/ratify the CRPD Convention (September 2013)

Kuwait accedes the CRPD Convention (August 2013)

Singapore ratifies the CRPD Convention (July 2013)

Norway and Palau ratify the CRPD Convention (June 2013)

Iraq ratifies the CRPD Convention (March 2013)

Albania and Barbados ratify the CRPD Convention (February 2013)

Cambodia ratifies the CRPD Convention (December 2012)

Dominica and Malta ratify the CRPD Convention (October 2012)

Israel, Poland and Russia ratify the CRPD Convention (September 2012)

3. CRPD AFFAIRS

CRPD States Parties Reporting Status Update (January 2017)

CRPD adopts General Comment 1 (on Art 12) and General Comment 2 (on Art 9),Guidelines on Article 14 (liberty and security of persons with disabilities) and Guidelines on interaction with DPO/NGOs. The CRPD  also adopts new views on individual petitions (October 2014)

CRPD Committee concludes its 9th session and schedules a meeting with States parties for September 2013 (19 April 2013)

CRPD Committee concludes its 8th  session, and schedules day of general discussions on 'women and girls with disabilities' (28 September 2012)

New 9 Members elected to the CRPD Committee (CSP, 10-12 June 2014)

4. CRPD CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS

CRPD adopts Concluding Observations on the initial reports of

5. CRPD LIST OF ISSUES

CRPD adopts the List of Issues on Armenia, Bosnia and Hezegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Honduras, Iran, Jordan, Moldova and schedules the constructive dialogue with these States for the upcoming 17th session (20 March - 17 April 2017)

CRPD schedules adoption of List of Issues on Haiti, Latvia, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Morocco, Panama, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for the meeting of the pre-sessional working group and upcoming 17th session (13 March - 17 April 2017)

6. OTHER TREATY BODIES

The Committee against Torture shares the CRPD concerns at possible practices of ill-treatment against persons with disabilities in Peru (November 2012)

7. UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW

UPR of Peru insists on the implementation gaps found by the CRPD Committee (November 2012)

UPR of Argentina insists on the implementation gaps found by the CRPD Committee (October 2012)

8. OTHERS

UN Special Rapporteur Rashida Manjoo: Report to the UN General Assembly on violence against women with disabilities (October 2012)

OHCHR study on violence against women and girls, and disability (HRC, 20th session, June 2012)

Millennium Development Goals: a disability-inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond (Report of the UN Secretary-General to the 67th session of the UN General Assembly, October 2012)

       

PAST EVENTS AND DEVELOPMENTS


16th session of the CRPD Committee (15 August - 2 September 2016)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

I. Bolivia
SP report 
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Red Iquidad
2. AKIPERDIS
3. Defensoria del Pueblo
4. Personas de Talla Baja

II. Colombia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  Coaliciòn Colombiana
2. FSC 1, 2
3. 
Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

III. Ethiopia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

IV. Guatemala
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs 1, 2
2. Procurador de los Derechos Humanos
3. Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment
4. DRI
5.  COGUASDI

V. Italy
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Italian Disability Forum 1, 2, 3

VI. UAE
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

VII. Uruguay
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. UNCU

 

B. Adoption of Lists of Issues

VIII. Canada
SP report
List of Issues (tba)*

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

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*(To be adopted at the session) 

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Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
(5-9 September 2016)

Adoption of Lists of Issues

IX. Armenia
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

X. Bosnia and Herzegovina
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

XI. Cyprus
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

XII. Honduras
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

XIII. Iran
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

XIV. Jordan
SP report
List of Issues (tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs

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15th session of the CRPD Committee (29 March - 21 April 2016)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

I. Chile
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.CIMUNIDIS  1,2, 3

II. Lithuania
SP report
List of Issues  &  Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  ALGOJIMAS
2. Lithuanian  Forum for Disabled

III. Portugal
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  DisabCouncil analytic report
2.  DPOs

IV. Serbia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  DisabCouncil analytic report
2.  DPOs
3.  Mental Disability Rights Initiative-Serbia
4.  Protector of citizens (Ombudsman) of Serbia

V. Slovakia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  DPOs
2. Slovak national HR center

VI. Thailand
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  DisabCouncil analytic report
2.  National HRC Thailand

VII. Uganda
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1.  DPOs

 

B. Adoption of Lists of Issues

VIII. Bolivia
SP report 
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. Red Iquidad
2. AKIPERDIS
3. Defensoria del Pueblo
4. Personas de Talla Baja

IX. Guatemala
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs 1, 2
2. Procurador de los Derechos Humanos
3. Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment
4. DRI

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*(To be adopted at the session) 

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Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
(21-24 March 2016)

Adoption of Lists of Issues

X. Colombia
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. FSC
2. Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

XI. Ethiopia
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

XII. Italy
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. Italian Disability Forum 1, 2

XIII. Moldova
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
2. MDAC

XIV. UAE
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment

XV. Uruguay
SP report
List of Issues(tba)**

Contributions from civil society
1. UNCU

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**(To be adopted at the pre-session) 
 

More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here


CRPD is seeking comments on its Draft Comment on the Right to Inclusive Education (article 24 CRPD Convention) by 15 January 2016.


More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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14th session of the CRPD Committee (17 August - 4 September 2015)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

I. Brazil 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. DPOs

II. European Union 
SP report
List of Issues Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
2. IDDC
3. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children
4. EASPD
5. ENUSP
6. Belgian centre for equal opportunities


III. Gabon 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children


IV. Kenya 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Mental disability advocacy center
2. USPK, KAIH & MDAC 
3. Kenyan national HR commission
4. United Disabled Persons Kenya


V. Mauritius 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children


VI. Qatar 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations
Comments to Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children


VII. Ukraine 
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding Observations

Contributions from civil society
1. OPDs
2. Ukrainian Coalition for persons with intellectual disabilities
3. National assembly of PD Ukraine


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Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
(7-11 September 2015)

Adoption of Lists of Issues

VIII. Chile 
SP report 
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1.CIMUNIDIS 1,2,3


IX. Lithuania 
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. ALGOJIMAS
2. Lithuanian Forum for Disabled


X. Portugal 
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. DPOs


XI. Serbia
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. DPOs
3. Mental Disability Rights Initiative-Serbia
4. Protector of citizens (Ombudsman) of Serbia


XII. Slovakia 
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
2. Slovak national HR center

XIII. Thailand 
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. National HRC Thailand


XIV. Uganda 
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs


More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here


CRPD is seeking comments on its Draft comment on women with disabilities (article 6 CRPD Convention) by 24 July 2015.


More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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13th session of the CRPD Committee (25 March - 17 April 2015)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

I. Cook Islands
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Cook Islands national disability council
3. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

II. Croatia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Disability Ombudsman
2. Human Rights Watch
3. DPOs

III. Czech Republic
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs/NGOs 12
2. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

IV. Dominican Republic
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. OPDs 1234
2. Autistic Minority International
3. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children
4. WFD & WASLI

V. Germany
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. Autistic minority international & Autistic Germany
2. Autistic Germany
3. BRK-Allianz 12
4. VENRO-Allianz
5. German institute for human rights

VI. Mongolia
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncianalytic report
2. DPOs  12
3. WFD & WASLI
4. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

VII. Turkmenistan
SP report
List of Issues & Replies
Concluding observations

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report

B. Adoption of List of Issues
VIII. European Union
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
2. IDDC
3. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children
4. EASPD
5. ENUSP
6. Belgian centre for equal oportunities


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Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
(20-24 April 2015)
Further Adoption of Lists of Issues

IX. Brazil
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. DPOs

X. Gabon
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

XI. Kenya
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. Mental disability advocacy center
2. USPK, KAIH & MDAC
3. Kenyan national HR commission
4. United Disabled Persons Kenya

XII. Mauritius
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

XIII. Qatar
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. Global initiative to end corporal punishment of children

XIV.Ukraine
SP report
List of Issues

Contributions from civil society
1. OPDs
2. Ukrainian Coalition for persons with intellectual disabilities
3. National assembly of PD Ukraine

 

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DGD on the Right to Education of Persons with Disabilities (15 April 2015, Palais des Nations, Geneva)

The CRPD Committee is seeking submissions for the Day of General Discussion on the Right to Education of Persons with Disabilities to be held on 15 April 2015 in Geneva.


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At the 13th session, the CRPD Committee has also adopted new views on individual petitions.


More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here


 
 
 
 
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12th session of the CRPD Committee (15 September - 3 October 2014)
 
 
Adoption of Concluding Observations
 
I.Belgium
 
Contributions from civil society
1. GRIP  123
2. Belgian disability forum 12
4. Equal Opportunities 1, 2
 
 
II. Denmark
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs 123
2.Danish human rights institute 12
 
 
III.Ecuador
 
 
VI.Republic of Korea
*(To be adopted at the session) 
 
 
 
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 Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
         (7-10  October 2014)
 
 
    Adoption of Lists of Issues
 
VII.Cook Islands
 
Contributions from civil society
1. Disabcouncil analytic report
  
 
VIII.Croatia
 
Contributions from civil society
3. DPOs 
 
 
IX.Czech Republic
 
Contributions from civil society
 
 
X.Dominican Republic
 
Contributions from civil society
1. OPDs 123
 
 
XI. Mongolia
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncianalytic report
2. DPOs 
 
 
XII.Turkmenistan
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
 
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**(To be adopted at the pre-session) 
 
 
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 At the 12th session, the CRPD Committee has also adopted new views on individual petitions.
 
  
  More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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11th session of the CRPD Committee (31 March-11 April 2014)
 
 
A. Adoption of Concluding Observations
 
I. Azerbaijan
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Independent Life 12
3. UPDOs 1 , 2
 
 
II. Costa Rica
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. OPDs 12
 
 
III. Sweden 
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Swedish disability movement
4. Swedish 'equally unique'
 
 
 
B.Adoption of List of Issues
 
IV.Mexico
 
Contributions from civil society
1. OPDs 12
 
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*(To be adopted at the session) 
 
 
 
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Meeting of the CRPD Pre-session Working Group
         (14 -17 April 2014)
 
 Further Adoptions of Lists of Issues
 
V.Belgium
 
Contributions from civil society
1. GRIP  12
 
 
VI. Denmark
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
 
 
VII.Ecuador
 
Contributions from civil society
 
 
VIII. Germany
 
Contributions from civil society
3. BRK-Allianz 12
 
 
IX.New Zealand
 
Contributions from civil society
2. DPOs
 
 
X.Republic of Korea
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DPOs
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**(To be adopted at the pre-session) 
 
 
More information on the pre-session meeting available by clicking here.
 
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>CRPD is seeking comments on itsdraft guidelines on interaction with civil society organizations (deadlines: by 26 March 2014)
 
 
>CRPD is seeking comments on its first 2 Draft comments on articles of the Convention (deadlines: by 28 February 2014)
 
Draft Comment on Article 9
 
Draft Comment on Article 12
 
  
More information can be found on CRPD website by clicking here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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10th session of the CRPD Committee (2 -13 September 2013)
 
 
A. Adoption of Concluding Observations
 
I. Australia
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Australian CSOs: 2
 
 
II. Austria
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. Austrian CSOs: 1 ,  2
 
 
III. El Salvador 
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
3. DPOs: 1 ,  2
4. Fundacion Manos Magicas
 
 
 
B. Adoption of Lists of Issues
 
IV.Azerbaijan 
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
3. UPDOs
 
 
V. Costa Rica
 
Contributions from civil society
1. DisabCouncil analytic report
2. OPDs
 
  
VI. Sweden
 
Contributions from civil society
 
  
 
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CRPD Jurisprudence
 
CRPD has adopted new views on individual petitionsClick here
 
 
 
More information on the  recent 10th session of the CRPD can be found on its website by clicking here
 




Upcoming events

18th session of the CRPD Committee (14 August - 1 September 2017)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

  1. Latvia 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. LATMIL
    3. FRA
    4. ZELDA
    5. Ombudsman

  2. Luxembourg 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. FRA
    3. NHRI

  3. Montenegro 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  4. Morocco 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. HRW
    3. NHRI

  5. Panama 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  6. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies

    Contributions from civil society
    1. Scottish Consortium for Learning Disability
    2. Disability Rights UK and Disability Wales
    3. ROFA
    4. BMH
    5. FRA
    6. Equality and HRC
    7. UKIM
    8. Northern Ireland HRC


B. Adoption of Lists of Issues
  1. Bulgaria 
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. Bulgaria Helsinki Committee
    2. FRA

C. Adoption of Lists of Issues Prior to Reporting
  1. Argentina 
    LoIPR (tba)*
    SP Report

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  2. Australia 
    LoIPR (tba)*
    SP Report

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  3. Ecuador 
    LoIPR (tba)*
    SP Report

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  4. Tunisia 
    LoIPR (tba)*
    SP Report

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

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*(To be adopted at the session) 

Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
(04-08 September 2017)

Adoption of Lists of Issues

  1. Nepal
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  2. Oman 
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  3. Russian Federation 
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  4. Seychelles 
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

  5. Sudan 
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)**

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs

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**(To be adopted at the pre-session) 
 

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17th session of the CRPD Committee (20 March - 17 April 2017)

A. Dialogue with Governments and Adoption of Concluding Observations

  1. Armenia
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. Vanadzor
    3. Human Rights Defender
    4. Human Rights Watch

  2. Bosnia and Herzegovina
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. Global Initiative
    3. Human Rights Ombudsman

  3. Canada
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. DAWN-RAFH Canada
    3. ASAN Canada
    4. Mad Canada
    5. Canadian Human Rights Commission
    6. Global Initiative

  4. Cyprus
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. Hope for Children
    2. NHRI
    3. FRA
    4. Pancyprian Alliance

  5. Honduras
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. CONADEH
    3. Retornados con Discapacidad

  6. Iran
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. Global Initiative
    3. CSHR

  7. Jordan
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. Deaf Community
    3. Global Initiative
    4. NCHR

  8. Moldova
    SP report
    List of Issues & Replies
    Concluding Observations

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs
    2. MDAC
    3. Advocates for Human Rights'
    4. Equal Rights Trust'


B. Adoption of Lists of Issues
  1. Panama
    SP report
    List of Issues (tba)*

    Contributions from civil society
    1. DPOs


  2. C. Adoption of Lists of Issues Prior to Reporting
    1. El Salvador
      LoIPR (tba)*
      SP Report

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs

    2. Hungary
      LoIPR (tba)*
      SP Report

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs
      2. MDAC
      3. Child Rights
      4. EFOESZ
      5. NHRI

    3. Peru
      LoIPR (tba)*
      SP Report

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs

    4. Spain
      LoIPR (tba)*
      SP Report

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs
      2. Autistic Minority International
      3. ENUSP

    _____________
    *(To be adopted at the session) 

    Meeting of the CRPD Pre-Sessional Working Group
    (13-20 March 2017)

    Adoption of Lists of Issues

    1. Haiti
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs

    2. Latvia
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs
      2. LATMIL
      3. FRA
      4. ZELDA
      5. Ombudsman

    3. Luxembourg
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs
      2. FRA
      3. NHRI

    4. Montenegro
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs

    5. Morocco
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. DPOs
      2. HRW
      3. NHRI

    6. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
      SP report
      List of Issues (tba)**

      Contributions from civil society
      1. Scottish Consortium for Learning Disability
      2. Disability Rights UK and Disability Wales
      3. ROFA
      4. BMH
      5. FRA
      6. Equality and HRC
      7. UKIM
      8. Northern Ireland HRC

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    **(To be adopted at the pre-session) 
     

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