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Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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Published by Niluka Gunawardena
Presentation on the background, framework, applications and potential of the UN CRPD. Includes references to violations and adaptations.
Presentation on the background, framework, applications and potential of the UN CRPD. Includes references to violations and adaptations.

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Published by: Niluka Gunawardena on Sep 07, 2011
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Niluka Gunawardena
 
 
“All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and 
rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and 
should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood”.
 (Article 1, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948) 
“All men are created Equal, but some are more Equal thanothers”.
 (George Orwell, 1945) 
 
Universal Human Rights
Post -WW ll
United Nations (1948)Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UNDHR)-Non binding statement, international customary lawUniversal, natural, indivisible, inalienable, individual rightsInternational Bill of Rights
1.
UNDHR 
2.
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights(1966)
3.
International Covenant on Economic, Social and CulturalRights (1966)Explicit/ implicit rights divide, foundation for all otherconventions

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