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Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Translations    
This is an Implementation Tool Kit for the United Nations' Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, developed by Disabled Peoples' International.

DPI CRPD Implementation and Ratification Toolkits
Links to Disabled Peoples' International's CRPD Implementation and Ratification toolkits. In English, French and Spanish

World Report on Disability
The first ever WHO/World Bank World report on disability reviews evidence about the situation of people with disabilities around the world. The chapters on understanding disability and measuring disability, the report contains topic-specific chapters on health; rehabilitation; assistance and support; enabling environments; education; and employment.

Disability Awareness in Action Fundraising Toolkit 
This resource kit describes several strategies that disabled people's organizations can use to raise funds; explains the importance of researching funders and understanding their funding criteria before sending applications; will help develop budgets and evaluation plans; and gives guidelines in what kind of information to include in funding requests and how to organize and present this information.

Advocacy and Lobbying
This manual has been developed by the Secretariat for use in advocacy and lobbying workshops. PDF format.

Independent Living Institute
The Independent Living Institute (ILI) is a policy development center specializing in consumer-driven policies for the self-determination, self-respect and dignity of people with disabilties.