Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities
Since its foundation as a self-advocacy movement, Our New Future has been working extensively on raising awareness and on the implementation of
both the UN Declaration of Human Rights and the UN Convention on the Rights of
Persons with Disabilities.
We want to stand up for our rights as people and find it very
important that disabled people get the opportunity to get to know
their rights themselves.
translated both texts into
an accessible version for people with with the label of an intellectual disability. University professors who specialize in the fields of human rights and disability studies helped us to make sure the texts were translated correctly. We also included an audio-version for people who prefer to listen to the texts.
You can find both the pdf- and the audio-version of the UN Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities in accessible Dutch via these links:
For the Pdf-version, click on the link or paste it into your address-bar:
For the audio-version, click on the links or paste it into your address-bar: