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Independent Expert on the rights of persons with albinism
Issued by Special Procedures
Persons with albinism, Women and children
In this report, the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism provides an overview of the situation of women and children impacted by albinism in different regions of the world. The report identifies barriers to the enjoyment of human rights in this context, as well as best practices and recommendations.
The report is largely based on the compilation of the information received from 97 stakeholders, as well as research and findings from the Independent Expert’s country visits. The following States and institutions provided responses to the questionnaire for the report:
National Human Rights Institution
The following individuals and civil society organizations provided responses to the questionnaire for the report on Albinism Worldwide and provided consent to having their names and submissions published:
North America, Latin America and Caribbean