Towards a Statistical Model for Monitoring the Exercise of Human Rights under the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities – Canadian Case Study

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Cameron Crawford
Mihaela Dinca-Panaitescu
Patrick Fougeyrollas
Marcia Rioux

Keywords

disability rights, disability rights monitoring, statistical monitoring

Abstract

Monitoring the Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) is important to ensure full participation of persons with disabilities in society. Statistical information on disabled population is used to develop policies that improve the lives of disabled people. In this article, we propose a model for statistically tracking the realization of CRPD rights. 

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