Main issues raised by TBs
  • Discrimination of children with disabilities
  • Awareness-raising campaigns on the rights of persons with disabilities and to combat the stigmatization, prejudice and discrimination
  • Need for comprehensive and disaggregated data collection, including on women and children with disabilities
  • Inaccessibility of buildings, parks, hospitals, transportation
  • Independent monitoring mechanisms in order to prevent any form of ill-treatment in psychiatric institutions
  • Inclusive education: lack of strategy and implementation
  • Unemployment rate: need for implementation of affirmative measures
  • Social protection: exclusion of some persons with disabilities and need for improvement of schemes