Photo: People with disabilities during a protest campaign in Berlin, Germany; Copyright: Jörg Farys |

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Topic of the Month October 2016

Politics and legal issues

Living a self-determined life in an inclusive society is an established human right, according to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN-CRPD). With the ratification of the UN-CRPD the countries commit themselves to adjust their political legislation to the fundamental principles of the UN convention. But what does it really look like? Get to know more in the Topic of the Month October: Politics and legal issues.