United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities guide

Title of guidance:

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities: What does it mean for you?

Author: Equality and Human Rights Commission

UNCRPD guideYear published: 2010
Length: 60 pages
Format: PDF, Word, British Sign Language, Welsh language and Easy Read 
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Producer/ Publisher: Equality and Human Rights Commission
Type of organisation: Human rights commission in the UK

 Categories:

Generic (cross-sector) | Human Rights Act | Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities | GB wide| Case studies

Audience: Service management | Front-line service personnel | Policy managers and directors

Topics: Human rights | equality | home care | disability | blanket policies / individual assessment | involvement and participation | dignity | autonomy | mental capacity | privacy | torture/inhuman or degrading treatment | residential care | voluntary / third sector | private sector | sexuality / intimacy | personal relationships | education and learning | employment / workplace | independent living

Last Updated: 08 Apr 2014