Our work to promote the Convention

What the Commission is doing to promote, protect and monitor implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

3 December  -  UN International Day of People with Disabilities

3 December is International Day of People with Disabilities.  Find out how the Commission marked the day in 2010 on our International Day of Disabled Persons 2010 page

In 2009, the Commission:

Our Disability Committee and work plan

The Commission's Disability Committee is a statutory committee, set up by an act of parliament, with duties to promote equality, human rights and good relations in respect of ‘disability matters’. 

The Commission will carry out a number of specific actions to promote and monitor implementation of the Convention (UNCRPD) including:

Read on for further examples of the Commission’s work to promote the implementation of the Convention in Britain.

Get in touch

If you have any information you want to give us about the convention or have any questions about the work we’re doing (example guidance we’re providing), please contact us at UNCRPD@equalityhumanrights.com

In other parts of the site, see also:

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