Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe’s Committee on Equality and Non-discrimination will visit FRA on October 24 to discuss the right to political participation of people with disabilities.
On 19 April in Geneva, FRA will take part in a day of general discussion on Article 19 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) on the right to live independently and be included in the community.
FRA will present the results of its project on the right to political participation of persons with disabilities at a high level seminar organised by the Finnish Human Rights Centre on 21 May in Helsinki.
FRA will co-host a workshop on indicators for measuring implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) during the meeting of the CRPD Working Group of the Eurogroup of NHRIs in Helsinki on 19-20 May.
FRA will present the findings of its project ‘Indicators on the right to political participation of persons with disabilities’ at an international symposium on human rights and disability on 10-11 April in Vienna.