Essay On Disabled Person

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Article 25 of the Declaration States that “ Each person has the rights to secure in the event of unemployment , sickness , disability , widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in the circumstances beyond his control.” This article specifically mention the socio-economic rights of people with disability , i.e, the adequate standard of living including food, clothing, shelter , medical care , service eta in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age 2. International Convention on civil and Political rights, 1966 The International Convention on Civil and political Rights(ICCPR) 1966 ensures everybody ( including person with disability) without distinction of any kid all the rights incorporated…show more content…
Disabled persons shall enjoy all the rights set forth in this Declaration. These rights shall be granted to all disabled persons without any exception whatsoever and without distinction or discrimination on the basis of race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinions, national or social origin, state of wealth, birth or any other situation applying either to the disabled person himself or herself or to his or her family. 3 .Disabled persons have the inherent right to respect for their human dignity. Disabled persons, whatever the origin, nature and seriousness of their handicaps and disabilities, have the same fundamental rights as their fellow-citizens of the same age, which implies first and foremost the right to enjoy a decent life, as normal and full as possible. 4. Disabled persons have the same civil and political rights as other human beings; paragraph 7 of the Declaration on the Rights of Mentally Retarded Persons applies to any possible limitation or suppression of those rights for mentally disabled
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