Main issues raised by TBs:
  • Discrimination against women and children, notably girls, with disabilities
  • Lack of participation in social life of women with disabilities
  • Awareness-raising campaigns to combat the stigmatization, prejudice and discrimination
  • Violence against women with disabilities and abuse against children with disabilities
  • Inclusive education: need to increase access to education of persons with disabilities
  • Need for comprehensive and disaggregated data collection, including measurable indicators
  • Need for budgetary lines in general and sectorial allocations for children with disabilities, including for affirmative actions and intangibility of those lines, even in economic crisis
  • Access to appropriate health care for children with disabilities