Inclusive Communities = Stronger Communities
Inclusive Communities = Stronger Communities, the Global Report on Article 19: The Right to Live and be Included in the Community was launched in October 2012 during the National Convention and International Forum-Achieving Inclusion Across the Globe, in Washington DC.
The report shares stories from self-advocates, families, and organizations from around the globe.
In 2010, Inclusion International will celebrate its 50th anniversary. In 1960, national organizations came together to form an international alliance because they knew that they could not accomplish their goals on their own. Now with members in more than 115 countries, we are trying to live up to the expectations of our founders … Read more
Priorities for People with Intellectual Disabilities in Implementing the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities. This booklet is intended to raise awareness about key issues affecting the lives of people with intellectual disabilities and their families. It outlines how the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities can be used to address those issues. The Convention is important because … Read More
The implication of the CRPD
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities can help to close the gap between the theory of inclusive education and reality. Using the CRPD as a framework for reform, the report provides a roadmap for governments and international agencies to move forward in building a new global agenda for education that includes people with disabilities… Read More
This site is part of the initiative from Inclusion International and Inclusion Europe to develop a Global Report on the status of Inclusive Education world-wide. Drawing from the vast knowledge and information that exists in communities all over the world about inclusive education practice and policy we want to invite you to be part of the global commitment for Education for All ensuring that the rights of people with disabilities to an education is made a reality. Our partners around the globe share their best practices in inclusive education that include students with intellectual disability.
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Convention Action Team
Inclusion International has developed a process through which it can support its national member organizations to participate in the implementation of the Convention to address the sources of discrimination. Support to the member organizations will be provided by Inclusion International’s newly established Convention Action Teams (CATs)… Read More