Comments on legislation and policies

In this page, the Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities shares all comments provided by the mandate to States and other actors on national laws, regulations and policies. The mandate regularly provides comments on the adequacy of normative and policy developments with international standards on the rights of persons with disabilities. 

See below a list of communications, amicus briefs and expert testimonies related to the rights of persons with disabilities sent by the Special Rapporteur and the responses received, where available.


Communications by the Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities


Comments, amicus briefs and expert testimonies (by date)


Special Procedures
Special Rapporteur on the rights of person with disabilities
Recent thematic reports
Issues in focus
Contact information

Mr. Gerard Quinn
Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
OHCHR-UNOG; CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland
Email: ohchr-sr.disability@un.org

Others involved
External links