Report on the rights of persons with disabilities to participate in decision-making


Published:12 January 2016
Author:Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
Presented:To the HRC at its 31st session, 4 March 2016
Link: A/HRC/31/62 | Easy-to-read

Summary

The report studies the international human rights standards with respect to the right of persons with disabilities to participate in decision-making, including the participation in political and public life, the importance of effective and meaningful participation, and the participation of representative organizations of persons with disabilities.

Inputs received

Download the questionnaire (English, French and Spanish)

All inputs received in accessible formats are available below. Non-accessible formats are available upon request at sr.disability@ohchr.org.

States

National Human Rights Institutions

Civil Society, including Organizations of Persons with Disabilities

United Nations

Academics and Individuals