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UN Rights of Disabled People, COVID-19 guidance

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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, The UN have published guidance on the Rights of Disabled People. This guidence aims to do the following:

  • bring awareness of the pandemic’s impact on persons with disabilities and their rights;
  • draw attention to some promising practices already being undertaken around the world;
  • identify key actions for States and other stakeholders; and
  • provide resources for further learning about ensuring rights based COVID-19 responses inclusive of persons with disabilities.

Click here to read the guidance in full.