Resolution on the human rights of women and girls with disabilities

Resolution on the HUMAN RIGHTS OF women and girls with disabilities AND OF MOTHERS OF Girls and boys with disabilities
1. Introduction
The human rights and fundamental freedoms of disabled girls and women and of mothers of girls and boys with disabilities should be fully recognised and respected in accordance with human rights conventions and other legal instruments adopted by our governments. 
The purpose of the UN Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons wit

Resolution on the terrorism attacks on March 11th in Madrid

At its Annual General Assembly, 15 May 2004 in Warsaw, the European Disability Forum, the European umbrella organisation representing the interests of 50 million disabled people in the wider European Union, on the suggestion of the Spanish National Council, CERMI, adopts the following:
  1. Vigorously condemns the savage massacre committed on 11 March 2004 in Madrid, causing tens of deaths

UNITED NATIONS: General Assembly Adopts Two New Resolutions on Disability

The General Assembly adopted two resolutions related to disability in December.

The first, entitled "Implementation of the World Programme of Action Concerning Disabled Persons: Realizing the Millennium Development Goals for Persons with Disabilities," (62/127) calls upon all parties involved in discussions of UN system-wide coherence to ensure that the disability perspective is appropriately incorporated in the implementation of internationally agreed development goals, including the MDGs.

3rd FIMITIC Women Conference - Resolution

The improvement in the legal situation of women has been considerable in many spheres of life, equal rights are yet to be realised. This situation is even more acute for disabled women in comparison to non disabled women and disabled men.


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