Article 9


This article highlights the importance of accessibility. It details that to enable persons with disabilities to live independently, and participate fully in all aspects of life, measures ensuring access, on an equal basis with others, to the physical environment, transportation, information, communications, technologies and systems etc., shall include eliminating obstacles and barriers to accessibility.

Examples of CRPD Article 9 good practice case studies are available on the Making it Work Good Practice database  To view these good practices, click on the following link: Article 9 Accessibility

The key lists below highlight important documents and resources from Source that are particularly relevant to Article 9 of the CRPD.