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Study on the sexual and reproductive health and rights of girls with disabilities - Call for submissions

For her next report to the General Assembly, 72nd session, the Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities, Ms. Catalina Devandas Aguilar, intends to focus on the sexual and reproductive health and rights of girls with disabilities.

The Special Rapporteur is currently carrying out the research work and invites Governments, National Human Rights Institutions, independent monitoring mechanisms, civil society organizations and networks, including organizations of persons with disabilities, and other relevant stakeholders, to contribute by submitting replies to the questionnaire below (click to download the questionnaire in word format).

Questionnaire:

Due to limited capacity for translation, we kindly request that you submit your answers, if possible, in English or Spanish and, no later than 20 May 2017. Please keep your responses concise.

We would be grateful if your submissions, in accessible formats (Word), could be sent electronically to: sr.disability@ohchr.org

Please, to identify your response use the email title "Submission to study on the right to sexual and reproductive health rights of girls with disabilities".

All responses will be posted in the official web page of the Rapporteur unless explicitly indicated otherwise.

List of replies received: Only official responses in accessible format have been posted (updated 13 July 2017)

Member States

NHRI

Civil society, including DPOs

Individuals (response available upon request)

  • Medini Devi  (response in non-accessible format, but available upon request)
  • Olga Montufar Contreras  (response in non-accessible format, but available upon request)