*Essential reading materials
Understanding Human Rights
What is the place of CRPD in international law?
*Get to know the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Sessions of CRPD Committee – with links to govt, Committee, NGO materials for each country review
UN Treaty Body System (see p 19-40)
CRPD Structure and Overview
CRPD Drafting and Negotiations from Survivor Perspective
Resource: CRPD Negotiation Archives
Fall 2017 materials:
Spring 2017 materials:
Lecture #1 (playback – note that it works on Firefox and Chrome browsers, may not work on others)
1 page reflection on any of the topics raised in the readings and/or lecture.
Please also indicate whether you are new to human rights and/or CRPD or what level of knowledge you have, and share any relevant information about yourself that you would like the instructor to know.
(c) Tina Minkowitz 2017