Updates from the Disability Human Rights Clinic

UN Special Rapporteur Report

Students in the 2016 Disability Human Rights Clinic and Acting DRI Academic Convenor Yvette Maker provided research support and expert input on the most recent report of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The report, which was delivered to the Human Rights Council in March, concerns access to rights-based support for persons with disabilities.

Link to Report

Inclusion Melbourne Discussion Paper for the Victorian Electoral Commission

Research conducted by our 2015 Disability Human Rights Clinic students was included in the Victorian Electoral Commission/Inclusion Melbourne Discussion Paper on barriers to electoral inclusion published in February 2017.

Link to Report