The Resource From Rhetoric to Action : Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

From Rhetoric to Action : Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Label
From Rhetoric to Action : Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Title
From Rhetoric to Action
Title remainder
Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book contains a global comparative study of implementation and monitoring mechanisms for national disability strategies
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 346.01/3
  • 346.013
Index
index present
LC call number
K637.A42007 F58 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series
Label
From Rhetoric to Action : Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction and Methodology; Introduction; A. Scope and Purpose of the Book; B. Content and Structure of the Book; C. Research Methodology; Conclusion; 1 Comparative International Trends in Disability Law and Policy; Introduction; A. The Contribution of the CRPD -- Understanding the Application of Human Rights in the Context of Disability Law and Policy; 1. Conceptualising Disability -- the Scope of the Convention
  • 1. The Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons (1993-2002, 2003-2012)a. Implementation and Monitoring Processes in the Asian and Pacific Decade; 2. The African Decade of Persons with Disabilities (1999-2009); a. Implementation and Monitoring Mechanisms for the African Decade; 3. The Arab Decade for Persons with Disability 2004-2013; a. Implementation and Monitoring Mechanisms for the Arab Decade; 4. Decade of the Americas for the Rights and Dignity of Persons with Disabilities (2006-2016); a. Implementation and Monitoring Processes in the American Decade
  • A. Council of Europe Disability Action Plan 2006-20151. Implementation and Monitoring Processes in the Council of Europe; B. European Union Disability Action Plans (2003-2010) and European Disability Strategy 2010-2020; 1. Implementation and Monitoring Mechanisms for the European Union Disability Action Plans and European Disability Strategy; 2. The Role of the European Community as a State Party of the CRPD; 3. Links to Implementation and Monitoring Mechanisms in Other Areas of EU Policy; C. Regional Decades on Disability -- Developments, Achievements, and Examples of Best Practice
  • A. Federal Developments -- the Commonwealth Disability Strategy 1994-2004
  • B. The Potential of the CRPD -- Innovative Mechanisms for Implementation, Data Collection, and Monitoring at International a1. Data and Statistics -- Measuring Successful Implementation of the CRPD; 2. Monitoring the CRPD -- International and National Processes; C. Management Literature Perspectives on Success Factors in Implementing and Monitoring National Strategies; D. Learning from International Success Factors -- the Potential for Ireland's National Disability Strategy; Conclusion; 2 Regional Perspectives on Disability Strategies and Action Plans; Introduction
  • D. Regional Human Rights Frameworks and their Contribution to the Development of National Disability StrategiesConclusion; 3 Comparative Country Evaluation:; Introduction; A. National Disability Strategies as a Product of Societal and Political Transformation -- Focus on South Africa and Bolivia; 1. South Africa; 2. Bolivia; B. Strategies Based on International and Regional Commitments to Promote the Rights of People with Disabilities; 1. Slovenia; 2. Philippines; C. Challenges and Opportunities in Developing Disability Strategies in Federal Jurisdictions; 1. Australia
Control code
ocn769341789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (492 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283296427
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613296429
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.b36729619
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769341789
  • cbo0511996403

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