You can listen to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Each article is available in a separate MP3 file.

Contents of the audio files

Preamble

Article 1 – Purpose

Article 2 – Definitions

Article 3 – General principles

Article 4 – General obligations

Article 5 – Equality and non-discrimination

Article 6 – Women with disabilities

Article 7 – Children with disabilities

Article 8 – Awareness-raising

Article 9 – Accessibility

Article 10 – Right to life

Article 11 – Situations of risk and humanitarian emergencies

Article 12 – Equal recognition before the law

Article 13 – Equal recognition before the law

Article 14 – Liberty and security of the person

Article 15 – Freedom from torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment

Article 16 – Freedom from exploitation, violence and abuse

Article 17 – Protecting the integrity of the person

Article 18 – Liberty of movement and nationality

Article 19 – Living independently and being included in the community

Article 20 – Personal mobility

Article 21 – Freedom of expression and opinion, and access to information

Article 22 – Respect for privacy

Article 23 – Respect for home and the familiy

Article 24 – Education

Article 25 – Health

Article 26 – Habilitation and rehabilitation

Article 27 – Work and employment

Article 28 – Adequate standard of living and social protection

Article 29 – Participation in political and public life

Article 30 – Participation in cultural life, recreation, leisure and sport

Article 31 – Statistics and data collection

Article 32 – International cooperation

Article 33 – National implementation and monitoring

Article 34 – Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Article 35 – Reports by States Parties

Article 36 – Consideration of reports

Article 37 – Cooperation between States Parties and the Committee

Article 38 – Relationship of the Committee with other bodies

Article 39 – Report of the Committee

Article 40 – Conference of States Parties

Article 41 – Depositary

Article 42 – Signature

Article 43 – Consent to be bound

Article 44 – Regional integration organizations

Article 45 – Entry into force

Article 46 – Reservations

Article 47 – Amendments

Article 48 – Denunication

Article 49 – Accessible format

Article 50 – Authentic texts

 

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