FRA presents its tasks in the EU-level CRPD monitoring framework to 2013 Work Forum

FRA participated in the 2013 Work Forum on the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in the EU on 24-25 October.

During the event, FRA participated in a panel discussion with the other members of the EU-level CRPD monitoring framework under Article 33(2) of the Convention, namely the European Commission, the European Ombudsman, the Petitions Committee of the European Parliament and the European Disability Forum. FRA presented its tasks within the framework, including data collection and the development of benchmarks and indicators.