Year

2016

Main issues raised by TBs:
  • Pending ratification of the Optional Protocol to the CRPD
  • Discrimination of women and children with disabilities
  • Awareness-raising campaigns to combat the stigmatization, prejudice and discrimination, notably of children with disabilities
  • Need for training for professional staff working with children with disabilities
  • Inclusive education: lack of enrolment of children with disabilities in regular schools and of teacher training, and inaccessible facilities

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