CRPD articles

This section of Source provides access to resources according to the articles of The UN Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Adopted in 2006, the CRPD is the first comprehensive human rights treaty of the 21st century. The Convention re-affirms existing human rights in the context of disability and focuses on discrimination that disabled people worldwide face on a daily basis.

Good practice case studies according to specific articles of the CRPD collected using the Making It Work methodology are available on the Making it Work Good Practice database

This index relates to the topic areas of Source and presents the relevant key lists according to Articles six to 33 of the CRPD.

CRPD article list

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Article 6: Women with disabilities

Article 7: Children with disabilities

Article 8: Awareness-raising

Article 9: Accessibility

Article 11: Situations of risk and humanitarian emergencies

Article 14: Liberty and security

Article 15: Freedom of torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment of punishment

Article 16: Freedom from exploitation, violence and abuse

Article 17: Protecting the integrity of the person

Article 18: Liberty of movement and nationality

Article 19: Living independently and being included in the community

Article 20: Personal mobility

Article 21: Freedom of expression and opinion, and access to information

Article 23: Respect for home and the family

Article 24: Education

Article 25: Health

Article 26: Habiliation and rehabiliation

Article 27: Work and employment

Article 28: Adequate standard of living and social protection

Article 29: Participation in political and public life

Article 30: Participation in cultural life, recreation, leisure and sport

Article 31: Statistics and data collection

Article 32: International cooperation

Article 33: National implementation and monitoring


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