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Disability Rights Now 2019: Australian Civil Society Shadow Report to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: UN CRPD Review 2019

Last published on 24 Oct 2019 in News

The Australian Civil Society CRPD Shadow Report Working Group (the Working Group) has prepared this Shadow Report to provide the views of people with disability to the CRPD Committee.

This is a Civil Society Shadow Report on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), and presents the perspective of people with disability in relation to Australia’s compliance with its obligations under this Convention. This Report responds to the CRPD Committee’s List of Issues prior to the submission of the combined second and third periodic reports of Australia [CRPD/C/AUS/QPR/2-3]. It also provides information under articles 10, 20 and 23, which were not part of the List of Issues Prior to Reporting (LOIPR). The Report numbering under each article corresponds to the relevant LOIPR.

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