Category: Geographic Regions

Geographic Regions are divided based on the United Nations Geoscheme, which can be found on Wikipedia.
  • Good Policies: Zero Project Selection 2012
    • Provides examples of good policy meant to protect the rights of people with disabilities in seven countries. Experts choose to highlight these eight selections from 18 nominated laws and regulations at the country, state, or province level from around the world.
  • Good Practice: Zero Project Selection 2012
    • Provides 27 Good Practice Examples from 15 countries on protecting the human rights of people with disabilities. All examples were nominated, selected and reviewed by an international network of disability experts.
  • International Comparison of 21 Indicators 2012
    • Compares 21 social indicators of the status of disability rights across 36 countries. A few examples of social indictors used include the availability of sign language in courts, the right to primary mainstream education, accommodations in the workplace, and others.
  • International Study on the Implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Zero Project Report 2012
    • This report describes the status of CRPD implementation in 36 countries, presents 27 good practice examples from 15 countries, and 8 good policy examples from seven countries. In English; 194 pages.
  • Zero Project
    • The Zero Project Website is geared for people interested in Social Indicators, Good Practice and Good Policy Examples in the field of disability. Offers a study on the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) around the world.
  • Zero Project Report 2012: Easy Language Version
    • This "easy language" publication summarizes the information in the "International Study on the Implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Zero Project Report 2012." Describes CRPD implementation in 36 countries, presents 27 good practice examples from 15 countries, and 8 good policy examples from seven countries.