The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights in 2009 stated that: “A basic principle of human rights is that the agreed norms apply to every human being. However, the international human rights norms have been denied to persons with disabilities. It was this failure which prompted member states of the United Nations to adopt […]

Submissions to the Parliamentary Committee

Zambia Federation of Disability Organisations (ZAFOD), on Wednesday 7th February 2018, made submissions to the Committee on Legal Affairs, Human Rights, National Guidance, Gender Matters and Governance on the participation of Persons with Disabilities in the electoral process.