Press Release SR on Rights of PWDs
find attached in WORD a Press Release on the address of the Special
Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities to the Human Rights
Council today. Catalina’s address is a call to action; and this Release is
similarly a call to action, especially to human rights funders and within that,
women’s rights funders, to increase integration of a disability perspective
into their work and their funding.
Diana Samarasan, Founding Executive Director
Disability Rights Fund, Inc.
Disability Rights Advocacy Fund, Inc.
89 South Street, Suite 203
Boston, MA 02111
From CBM International: An Interview with Ms Catalina Devandas
From UN Human Rights Council, Role of Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. About Ms Catalina Devandas