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Country thematic reports on the fundamental rights of persons with intellectual disabilities and persons with mental health problems

December
2009
These national thematic studies constitute the background information drawn on by FRA in order to compile its comparative report of the study "Fundamental rights of persons with intellectual disabilities and persons with mental health problems". The study covers all relevant aspects of the anti-discrimination and equality framework. In particular it focuses on the incorporation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) into national law in EU Member States.
  • Austria
  • Austria
  • United Kingdom
  • United Kingdom
  • Belgium
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Cyprus
  • Czechia
  • Czechia
  • Denmark
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Finland
  • France
  • France
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Sweden

Choice and control: the right to independent living

Choice and control: the right to independent living
Report / Paper / Summary
June
2012
This report examines how persons with intellectual disabilities and persons with mental health problems in nine EU Member States experience autonomy, inclusion and participation in their lives.
Conference on the European Day of People with Disabilities
This year's European Day of Persons with Disabilities conference, on 1-2 December in Brussels, will specifically focus on the effects of the crisis on people ...
If your vote is not counted, do you not count?
08/11/2010

The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has today published a report on the right to political participation of persons with mental health problems and persons with intellectual disabilities in the European Union (EU). The right to vote is a fundamental right of all EU citizens. However, in some Member States persons with mental health problems and persons with intellectual disabilities are discriminated against, since they are not granted this right.

New FRA report on the right of persons with disabilities to vote
08/11/2010

If your vote is not counted, do you not count?The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has published a report on the right to political participation of persons with mental health problems and persons with intellectual disabilities in the European Union (EU).

FRA disability project stakeholder meeting
05/11/2010

Over 40 people from service-user organisations, psychiatric associations, legal organisations, the European Commission, the Council of Europe and national human rights organisations came together on 4-5 November 2010 to discuss FRA’s disability work.

FRA networking meeting on disability
On the 4-5 November selected stakeholders of the project "The Fundamental Rights of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities and Persons with Mental Health Problems" will meet ...