MOSFA, @Moviemiento de Sordas Feministas Argentina, a Deaf Feminist collective from Argentina pushes the understanding of feminism to include people of all genders and ablilities in their fight against oprressive systems.
The global disability community says disability-inclusive SDG programs are crucial. Their position paper says the CRPD should be a guide.
No, deaf people don’t all share the same universal sign language. Instead, Deaf people use diverse sign languages globally. A short overview.
The European Union (EU) language policy protects deaf people’s right to accessible communication. This can be in sign interpretation.
Deaf people now have accessible movie theaters in Colombia. A phone app enables them to watch movies with either subtitles or sign language.
This global report explains the situation of deafblind people in relation to the CRPD and SDGs (human rights and international development.)
This CRPD handbook provides detailed analysis of all 50 articles in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).
People can now reach the Malta police in text via Facebook Messenger. And they can do this even in emergencies to ask for help.
International Disability Alliance (IDA) unifies eight global and six regional networks, including World Federation of the Deaf and others.
Countries in the Asian Pacific region have set goals for improving deaf and disability rights in Asia. The Incheon Strategy explains them.
This manual guides organizations in monitoring deaf and disability rights in their country. This is a way to document and track problems.
Some advocates believe legal recognition of sign language protects sign language rights. But are they correct? Various authors discuss.
Action on Disability and Development (ADD) partners with disability rights advocacy organizations in Africa and Asia.
Money is important for deaf rights and disability rights. Advocates argue that governments should do better in budgeting for inclusion.
Inter-American Institute on Disability & Inclusive Development (IIDI) and project META promote disability inclusion in inter-American region.
Explains the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) & how to monitor CRPD implementation. Do governments follow CRPD?
Are programs for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) disability-inclusive? The United Nations reviews data, policies, programs.
Explains the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how they affect disability rights. Links to more resources about the SDGs.
The Asia-Pacfic Development Center on Disability (APCD) provides leadership training in the Asia-Pacifc region, including for Deaf people.
This learning module teaches users about disability-inclusive education in Africa and how to improve education for children with disabilities.