Format: Videos

A collection of resouces for decision makers and advocates for disability rights worldwide.
  • "I Can" Public Service Announcement- English
    • This "I Can" video is part of the "What can YOU do?" campaign. It portrays seven people with different types disabilities both visible and invisible. It shows each individual in their work environments, highlighting their skills and reminding the audience that its what people can do that matters.
  • "I Can" Public Service Announcement-Spanish
    • Este "yo puedo " video es parte del "¿Qué puedes hacer?" campaña. Se retrata a siete personas con discapacidades diferentes tipos a la vez visible e invisible. Se muestra cada individuo en su entorno laboral, poniendo de relieve sus habilidades y recordando a la audiencia que su gente puede hacer lo que importa. Is a video campaign on the life of seven persons with disabilities.
  • A Friend Indeed - The Bill Sackter Story
    • "A Friend Indeed - The Bill Sackter Story" tells the inspiring true story of Bill Sackter, who left a lifetime of institutionalization to emerge as an international hero for people with disabilities. This movie is 56 minutes in length.
  • Bangla Sign Language Version of the CRPD
    • A Bangla sign language version of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) from the Society of Deaf & Sign Language Users
  • Children Enrolled by their Parents in Private Schools Video Clip
    • This page contains a video about the rights of students with disabilities in private schools and the procedures necessary to make sure that child is getting the most out of his or her education. Closed Captioning provided.
  • Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in International Sign Language
    • This collection of videos provides an International Sign Language translation of the full text of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the accompanying Optional Protocol.
  • CRPD in Montenegro
    • This is a video of a women talking about the CRPD in Montenegro language.
  • DAO Afghanistan Clip 01
    • From the Development and Ability Organization, this video presents a young boy named Mr. Sharif, a war survivor, who is able to read, participate in school, and play games with both of his hands and one of his legs amputated. The video is in Pashto with English subtitles. Length: 2:53
  • DAO Afghanistan Clip 02
    • From the Development and Ability Organization, this video presents a young man named Nadar Shah, a war survivor, who is able to write and work on his computer even though both of his hands are amputated. The video is in Dari with English subtitles. Length: 2:16
  • Derecho a la Participación de las Personas con Discapacidad en la Gestión Pública
    • El Instituto Nacional de Derechos Humanos (INDH) en su mandato de cautelar y promover la plena vigencia de los derechos humanos en Chile, realizó este video -en lengua de señas- a través del cual busca informar y promover el derecho a la participación social sin discriminación de las personas con necesidades especiales/discapacidades. In Chilean sign language.
  • Development and Ability Organization Profile of Nader Shah
    • A video profile for Afghanistan National Television of Nader Shah, a man with two amputated hands who is successfully working in a local company. With English subtitles.
  • Discipline -- Video Clip
    • This is a video recording about the provisions in the IDEA relating to disciplining children with disabilities in an educational setting. Closed Captioning provided.
  • Drowning
    • This video explores the issue of bullying against students with disabilities by showing the victimization of a schoolboy with epilepsy. In English, with English subtitles.
  • Highly Qualified Teachers Video Clip
    • This video talks about the provisions of the IDEA related to Highly Qualified Teachers (HQT). Closed Captioning Provided.
  • Individualized Education Program (IEP): Changes in Initial Evaluation and Reevaluation Video Clip
    • This video talks about the provisions of the IDEA related to evaluations, reevaluations, and individualized education programs (IEPs).
  • Loud, Proud and Passionate! Women with Disabilities in International Development. (English)
    • This video documents MIUSA's Women's Institute on Leadership and Disability. Interviews with participants highlight the vision, determination, challenges and recommendations of women with disabilities who are grassroots leaders in over 25 countries.
  • Loud, Proud and Prosperous - Part 1
    • "Loud, Proud and Prosperous®" features women with disabilities in Zambia and Zimbabwe who are participating in cutting-edge microcredit programs. In English with English subtitles. Note that this is part one of a two-part video program.
  • Loud, Proud, and Prosperous - Part 2
    • "Loud, Proud and Prosperous®" features women with disabilities in Zambia and Zimbabwe who are participating in cutting-edge microcredit programs. In English with English subtitles. Note that this is part two of a two-part video program.
  • Monitoring and Enforcement Video Clip
    • This video talks about monitoring, enforcing, and receiving technical assistance for the IDEA.
  • Music Video: Loud, Proud, and Passionate!
    • In this 6-minute music video, 54 disabled women activists from 43 countries express their pride and their passion. Subtitles in English; singing in English, Spanish, Arabic, and American Sign Language.
  • National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS) Video Clip
    • This video talks about the provisions of the IDEA related to the National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS). Closed Captioned.
  • New Zealand Sign Language Translation and Summary of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    • This page leads you to two series of video clips. The first set of video clips summarizes and explains each article of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in New Zealand Sign Language. The second set of video clips provides a translation of each CRPD article into New Zealand Sign Language.
  • Opening Pathways to Training and Employment for People with Intellectual Disabilities in Africa
    • This video is dedicated to inclusion of people with mental disabilities in employment and education. This video talks about how people with mental disabilities are marginalized, ignored, and discriminated against in the health system, education and employment. It also talks about the role of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to overcome discrimination against people with disabilities and promote their inclusion in the development process.
  • Procedural Safeguards Video Clip
    • This video talks about the provisions of the IDEA related to procedural safeguards. You will need to download the video inorder to view it.
  • Sports and International Exchange
    • Video, images and interviews with athletes with disabilities who have turned their love of sports into international opportunities. In English with English subtitles.
  • The CRPD in Montenegrin Sign Language
    • This is the Montenegrin Sign Language version of "It's About Ability," it explains the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) to children.