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Entries Tagged as 'UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities'

The State and/of Disability

May 30th, 2012 · 6 Comments · Disability, Equality, Social Policy

The Scottish Human Rights Commission and the Equality and Human Rights Commission Scotland have produced a really excellent video on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. This is the convention that Ireland can’t ratify because of an 1871 Lunacy Act that has yet to be repealed. Yes 1871. And even if […]


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