This guideline is intended to be a tool for Organizations of Persons with Disabilities (OPDs) and their allies on how to advocate for the rights of persons with disabilities within the global development framework known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The thematic focus of this guideline is work and employment. The guideline will explore how the right to work and employment of persons with disabilities can be applied to the SDGs.
This policy paper is based on Humanity & Inclusion's experience, which was acquired while working with and supporting organizations that represent people with disabilities. View report here and brief format here.
This manual gives a comprehensive overview of the CRPD, and the positions taken by the different stakeholders involved including government delegates, UN agencies, human rights institutions, and other representatives from civil society, most importantly disabled people’s organizations (DPOs). This document also provides information on interpreting the text of the CRPD and providing further information for its implementation at the local, national, regional, and international levels. Download the manual.