Children’s rights for all!|Implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child for children with intellectual disabilities


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October 2011
36 p

This publication provides an overview of the situation of children with intellectual disabilities in twenty two European countries, with a particular focus on five areas: protection against abuse, family support and (de-)institutionalisation, health, education, and participation of children. It recommends steps to be taken to remove barriers to their inclusion. The publication is based on a series of country reports that were prepared by national experts

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