Questionnaire on "good practices to ensure effective access to justice for persons with disabilities" - Call for submissions

The Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities, Ms. Catalina Devandas-Aguilar, is currently conducting a research on good practices to ensure effective access to justice for persons with disabilities.

The Special Rapporteur welcomes relevant inputs, in accessible formats (Word), in English, French or Spanish, from Member States, international and regional organizations, UN agencies, funds and programmes, organizations of and for persons with disabilities, civil society, national human rights institutions and other national independent mechanisms designated or established to monitor the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, disability or equality Ombudspersons, scholars, research institutions and policy think tanks, private sector businesses and networks, community movements, and private individuals.

Submissions should be sent by e-mail to the address no later than 15 August 2019.

Concise responses are encouraged, inclusive of relevant attachments where available.

Kindly indicate if you have any objections with regard to your reply being posted on this website.

Specific information request in English | French | Spanish (Word).

Replies received as of 15 August 2019

Member States

National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs)

Civil society, including organizations of persons with disabilities