The International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) Article 5 (1)(2)

1. States Parties recognize that all persons are equal before and under the law and are entitled without any discrimination to the equal protection and equal benefit of the law.

2. States Parties shall prohibit all discrimination on the basis of disability and guarantee to persons with disabilities equal and effective legal protection against discrimination on all grounds.

Tags: Equality and Non-Discrimination, Disability rights, CRPD
Published Sep. 24, 2018 11:58 AM - Last modified Nov. 14, 2018 7:28 AM