Main issues raised by TBs:

  • Pending ratification of OP-CRPD
  • Forced sterilizations of women with disabilities
  • Discrimination against children with disabilities
  • Need for comprehensive and disaggregated data collection
  • Access to justice, by ensuring free legal aid services and effective remedies
  • Independent monitoring of detention places, including psychiatric hospitals
  • Inclusive education: lack of strategy
  • Need for social benefits/support for parents of children with disabilities