UNCRPD Article - 4.

What should the State do?

  • To make rules and laws to give disabled people their rights and changing any law that is not fair to them.

  • To protect and promote the human rights of disabled people.

  • Take efforts to eliminate discrimination against disabled people.

  • Make sure things are designed for everyone to use or that can be easily changed.

  • Develop and use new technology to help disabled people and provide it at low cost.

  • Give accessible information to disabled people about things that are helpful to them.

  • To promote the training of professionals and staff working with disabled persons.

  • Strive to ensure that disabled people have equal access to things like housing, education and health care.

  • To involve disabled people in making new laws and policies.


Article 4 (General Obligations) https://www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/convention-on-the-rights-of-persons-with-disabilities/article-4-general-obligations.html

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