Month: January 2010

Resource: UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

The New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO is committed to the promotion of human rights and recognises that the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is a key instrument requiring governments to ensure disabled people enjoy rights on an equal basis with others.¬†UNESCO worked alongside various NZ stakeholders and produced this helpful resource… Read more »

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Frequently Asked Questions The New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO is committed to the promotion of human rights and recognises that the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is a key instrument requiring governments to ensure disabled people enjoy rights on an equal basis with others. 1.      What are human rights? 2.      What… Read more »