Building community capacity to achieve the human rights of all persons with disabilities

Resources

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

Provides the full text of the Inter-American Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities, adopted at a 1999 assembly of the Organization of American states and ratified by Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, and some other countries. Also provides links to reports on the human rights status in countries throughout the Latin American and Caribbean region. Web content available in English, Spanish, French, and
Portuguese.

The World Factbook – Ukraine

This page provides an overview of the history, geography, basic demographics, economic status, and political status of Ukraine. Not specific to disability or human rights.

Ukraine: Data

Consult this page at the World Bank to locate data about Ukraine, its economy and poverty prevalence rates, the health and education of its population, and its progress toward the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Also learn about World Bank projects in the country. Also visit the World Bank Ukraine page in Ukrainian

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ukraine

The official web page of the UN OHCHR devoted to Ukraine. Here, you can locate information and recent reports on the human rights situation in Ukraine. OHCHR web content is available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, and Russian.

Ukraine—Human Rights Watch

Find reports about the general human rights situation in Ukraine.

DFID in Ukraine

Learn more background information on Ukraine and its economy. Also learn what the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) is doing to fight poverty and other challenges in Ukraine.

The World Factbook – Uganda

This page provides an overview of the history, geography, basic demographics, economic status, and political status of Bangladesh. Not specific to disability or human rights.

US International Grantmaking

Information about laws and tax codes that affect what types of non-governmental organizations can be formed in Uganda; what kind of donations and funding they are able to receive; and the legal (and taxation) implications of receiving these donations. Provided by the United States International Grantmaking project of the Council of Foundations.

Uganda: Data

On this page, you can download publications and data about Uganda, particularly in relation to poverty, education, health, and human development. Also learn about World Bank projects and activities in the country. Not specific to disabilities or human rights.

Uganda—Human Rights Watch

Find reports about the general human rights situation in Peru.

Uganda Human Rights Commission

Promotes and protects human rights in Uganda. Investigates violations of human rights either at its own initiative or on complaints made by any individual or group. Makes recommendations to parliaments on effective measures to promote human rights. Educates the public about human rights.

DFID in Uganda

Obtain relevant news and publications about Uganda; learn about activities of the UK Department for International Development in the country; and follow links to other websites about the country.

The World Factbook – Peru

This page provides an overview of the history, geography, basic demographics, economic status, and political status of Peru. Not specific to disability or human rights.

Grantee Spotlight

  • To advocate for inclusive education in ten districts of Ukraine.