Council of Europe conference focuses on human rights and disability

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.

FRA will take part in an expert panel on participation in employment and political life, drawing on its research results to highlight some of the barriers that people with disabilities face when trying to participate in elections. The event is being organised by the Austrian Chairmanship of the Council of Europe.