Policy, legislation and its implementation
Strengthen policy and legislation to promote and protect the rights of persons with disabilities;

  • Commit to assenting to the Disability Right Bill and an inclusive approach to all human right provisions in the Nigerian constitution as they apply to persons with disabilities e.g. Right to movement, right to dignity of human persons, freedom of association, freedom of expression, right to information .etc. in consultation with civil society before the end of the current term of office of the President of Nigeria by 2023
  • Establish a strategic advocacy project focused on combating social challenges, stigma and stereotype.

Timeframe and/or implementation plan: August 2018 to December 2023

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Nigerian Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development

The Nigerian Ministry of Women Affairs is a ministry of the Nigerian government that promotes the development of women with equal rights and corresponding responsibilities.