Ambrose Murangira making remarks during HLPF

The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) is the UN platform for the global follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda. 

Persons with disabilities are recognised as a distinct Stakeholder Group (the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities), and will be organising side events, registering multi-stakeholder partnerships and voluntary commitments in support of the SDGs. IDA and the International Disability and Development Consortium have support the coordianation of the Stakeholder Group.

The global disability rights movement has been guided by the adage “nothing about us without us”, which superficially may seem a very simple principle to implement. However, persons with disabilities,...