This report is the result of a comprehensive research project to improve understanding of the impact of cluster munitions by documenting short-, mid- and long-term casualties; the cumulative effects of disability and mortality; and the socio-economic impacts on families and communities
The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities acknowledges their rights to education, health, work and more. It provides a platform for action and activitism on inclusion and equity in countries which ratify and strive to implement it
The aim of this report is to monitor the progress of member states in the implementation of the standard rules on the equality of opportunities for persons with disabilities
This convention is addressed to State parties outlining the prohibition of the use, stockpiling, production and transfer of anti-personnel mines and on their destruction. It outlines 22 articles on obligations, international cooperation and ground rules in which States Parties are bound to comply. It states victim assistance duties for care and rehabilitation and stresses the role of public conscience for the ban of anti-personnel mines
The purpose of this website is to strengthen the work of the United Nations OHCHR on disability related issues. Specifically, the work aims to promote the development of long term projects to integrate disability issues into international treaty monitoring bodies, including the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The website has news, studies, reports, publications, resolutions and events.
Source e-bulletin on Disability and Inclusion