26.04.2016

New! UN disability-inclusive development recommendations

WOW!!!  The seven countries who had their initial reports considered by the CRPD Committee in its 15th session all had recommendations on articles 11 (situations of risks and humanitarian emergencies) and 32 (international cooperation).
 

The countries were:

Uganda, Chile, Lithuania, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia and Thailand.

In addition, there were 14 references to Agenda 2030, four references to the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and a whopping 35 references to the Sustainable Development Goals!!