Report by the UN Secretary-General on progress made on the Millennium Development Goals which makes several references to disabilities. Sierra There has been substantial progress in achieving the Millennium Development Goals and several successes in reaching specific targets globally and in individual countries. However, the prospects for achieving all of the Goals differ sharply across and within countries and regions. More than a billion people still live in extreme poverty.
Targeted at parliamentarians around the world, this manual explains the rationale and objectives of the CRPD and how parliamentarians can translate the treaty into action. Publication of the International Parliamentarian Union and UN. The handbook is available on-line in html format.
IDA submission to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Day of General Discussion on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights