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www.un.org/disabilities/ (News on the Convention)
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
adopted by the General Assembly, 2006-12-13
|Draft Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities -(Advance Unedited Version - adopted 2006-08-25)|
2006-08-14 to 2006-08-25, New York
Eighth session of the Ad Hoc Committee. More UN-information:
2006-01-16 to 2006-02-03, New York
Seventh session of the Ad Hoc Committee. More UN-information:
2005-08-01 to 2005-08-12, New York
Sixth session of the Ad Hoc Committee. More UN-information:
Results and consequences of the sixth session of the Ad Hoc Committee concerning the issue "women with disabilities"
Spring 2005, Berlin
Results of the fifth session of the Ad Hoc Committee concerning the issue "women with disabilities"
Consequences: What should be done till the next session of the Ad Hoc Committee?
2005-01-24 to 2005-02-04, New York
Fifth session of the Ad Hoc Committee. More information:
The delegations of the EU member states meet to discuss the next steps for the upcoming meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee in New York.
The European Women`s Lobby as the umbrella Organisation of more than 4000 European women`s organsiations supports the campaign..
2004-12-20, Berlin/Vedra - A Coruña
Many sections of the website are translated into Spanisch.
At the International Day of Disabled People the Federal Government Commissioner for the affairs of people with disabilities and most of the German organisations of disabled people support the campaign.
Prof. Dr. Theresia Degener, LL.M. undertakes the patronage of the campaign.
2004-11-22, Berlin: "Human Rights and Disability" (Conference)
The German Ministry for Health and Social Security and the Federal Government Commissioner for the affairs of people with disabilities organize this conference in cooperation with the Foreign Office.
The general assembly of Deutscher Frauenrat as the umbrella organisation of German women organisations adopts a resolution to ensure the rights of disabled women in the UN Convention.
The website of the campaign is online in German as well as in English:
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