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Click here to get a free download in PDF format of our latest publication entitled "Equal Opportunities for All: Respecting the Rights of Persons with Disabilities!  Information about organizations in countries where DPI North America and the Caribbean is represented will be updated as it becomes available.

RatifyNow...an initiative partnered with our United States of America national assembly, the United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD).

Click here to read the complete transcript of the US Disability Rights Convention Strategy Session held on March 31, 2008 held at the American University Washington School of Law.

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Disability Rights Triumph!

Disability Rights Violation Tobago

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DPI NAC Inc. hosted a Side Event during the Fourth Conference of States Parties

The Disabled Peoples' International North America and the Caribbean Inc. (DPI NAC Inc.) Executive Director will hosted a Side Event on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 between 3:00-4:15 PM during the Fourth Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) from September 7-9, 2011 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA! The event will featured the showing of the documentary produced by DPI NAC in 2010.  Click here to see the list of Side Events during the conference.

The CRPD and its Optional Protocol entered into force on May 3, 2008.  Click the button below for more detailed information about the COSP4, the CRPD and its Optional Protocol.

Click the buttons below to view the DPI Convention Ratification and Implementation Toolkits respectively.

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HIGHLIGHT: International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) 2010

IDPD 2010 will be celebrated under the theme Keeping the promise: Mainstreaming disability in the in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) towards 2015 and beyond.

Click the following button to visit the United Nations website designated to the IDPD 2010.

Click here to visit the DPI NAC website designated to the IDPD 2010 celebrations in the Region.

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