In dialogue with Human Rights Watch, the Special Rapporteur analyses the deprivation of liberty of persons with disabilities around the world, and how the Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities provides a roadmap for ensuring their fundamental rights.
2019-02-11 | Socioeconomic inclusion
Questionnaire: The rights of older persons with disabilities
The study aims to identify and address specific human rights concerns faced by both people with disabilities who are ageing and older persons who acquire a disability.
2019-02-08 | Re-thinking disability
Malawi: UN experts urge action over albinism ‘atrocities’ in run-up to elections
GENEVA (8 February 2019) – The Government of Malawi must take immediate action to protect people with albinism after the killing of one person and the separate abduction of a one-year-old baby, say UN experts.