March 1, 2021

March 4 webinar: COVID-19, institutionalization of persons with disabilities, and the right to truth

Thursday, March 49am to 10:30am EST hosted by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the European Network of National Human Rights Institutes (ENNHRI) The webinar explored human rights documentation and the “right to truth” to fight the dangers of institutions — especially in light of COVID-19. The list of speakers […]

December 2, 2020

Children with Disabilities in Adversity – webinar December 4

Join us on Friday, December 4 for a webinar on Children with Disabilities in Adversity as part of the Conference of States Parties to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Host organizations and presenters: Eric Rosenthal, Disability Rights International Steven Allen, Validity Foundation Miroslava-Mima Ivanovic, European Network for Independent Living, Youth […]

October 26, 2020

Webinar October 26, 2020 – Crimes Against Humanity in Mexico

Join Disability Rights International at 1 PM EST on October 26 for a live event to launch our newest report, Crimes Against Humanity: Decades of Violence and Abuse in Mexican Institutions for Children and Adults with Disabilities Register on Zoom here Spanish-to-English translation, captioning, and sign language provided Speakers: Eric Rosenthal, Executive Director, DRIPriscila Rodriguez, […]

October 20, 2020

Online launch of the COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor Global Report

22 October 2020 15:00 – 17:00 CET (Geneva) /9:00 – 11:00 EST (New York) Click here to register English captions and International Sign will be provided On 22 October 2020, Validity Foundation, the European Network on Independent Living, Disability Rights International, the Centre for Human Rights at the University of Pretoria, the International Disability Alliance, the […]

October 7, 2020

October 9 – DRI holds hearing at Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

Disability Rights International, the Rapporteur of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and disability and human rights organizations from Argentina, Guatemala and Peru will hold a public hearing before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on the urgent need to guarantee the right to community integration for persons with disabilities in […]