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UNCRPD

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Malta signed the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Optional Protocol in March 2007, which were ratified in October 2012 and came into effect on the 9th November 2012.

The Commission for the Right of Persons with Disability (CRPD) has been appointed the Independent Mechanism of the UNCRPD to protect, promote and monitor the implementation of the Convention.

CRPD also carries out Disability Equality Training sessions.