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ERIC Number: EJ862832
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Dec
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1354-4187
Bringing the UN Convention on Rights for Persons with Disabilities to Life in Ireland
Quinn, Gerard
British Journal of Learning Disabilities, v37 n4 p245-249 Dec 2009
This article provides an account of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. It describes why the Convention is important in asserting and safeguarding the rights of persons with disabilities and outlines its core values. It explores the nature of rights in the Convention with an account of the Convention as a blueprint for reference and research. The importance of ratification of the Convention is emphasised.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Ireland