Announcements / Press Releases

October 21, 2020

COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor Releases Global Report on Right of Persons with Disabilities

September 24, 2020

COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor (DRM) calls for governments to ensure access to food, medication, and essential supplies for persons with disabilities

August 4, 2020

Disability Rights Monitor Statement on Police Violence

July 21, 2020

2020 Round 2 Request for Proposals

2020 Rond 2 Appel à Propositions

July 20, 2020

DRF-DRAF Press Release on the Disability Rights Monitor statement on COVID-19 response in institutions

June 11, 2020

2020 Round 2 Letter of Interest for Haiti and Uganda

June 2, 2020

Launch of the COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor Dashboard

May 19, 2020

CRPD Committee Publicizes List of Issues for Malawi

April 27, 2020

CRPD Committee Publicizes List of Issues for Indonesia

March 2, 2020

2020 Round 1 Request for Proposals

December 16, 2019

2020 Round 1 Letter of Interest (Indonesia)

August 5, 2019

Disability Rights Representatives at the High-Level Political Forum

July 24, 2019

2019 Round 2 Request for Proposals 

June 20, 2019

2019 Round 2 Letter of Interest for Uganda

April 22, 2019

CRPD Committee Highlights Critical Issues for Persons with Disabilities in Rwanda

March 15, 2019

Rwandan DPOs at 21st Session of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

February 26, 2019

2019 Round 1 Request for Proposals – Haiti, Indonesia, Malawi, Myanmar, and Nigeria

January 15, 2019

2019 Round 1 Letter of Interest for Haiti and Indonesia

September 24, 2018

Rwandan DPOs attend the 10th pre-session of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

July 30, 2018

DRF announces 2018 Round 2 Request for Proposals.  Deadline August 22, 2018

March 26, 2018

CRPD Committee Highlights Key Rights Concerns in Haiti

March 26, 2018

DRF announces 2018 Round 1 Request for Proposals Deadline Extension for Nigeria

February 22, 2018

2018 Round 1 Request for Proposals (Download in English, French, or Indonesia Bahasa)

January 1, 2018

DRF announces 2017 Round 2 Grant Awards

January 16, 2018

2018 Round 1 Letter of Interest for Haiti and Indonesia (Download in Indonesia Bahasa, English, or French)

December 8, 2017

Indonesian Women’s and Disability Rights Activists Victorious

July 24, 2017

DRF announces 2017 Round 1 Grant Awards

July 17, 2017

2017 Round 2 Request for Proposals (Download in English or French)

April 6, 2017

CRPD Committee publishes List of Issues for Haiti

March 16, 2017

CRPD Committee holds pre-session with Haitian DPO representatives on Alternative Report

February 9, 2017

2017 Round 1 Request for Proposals (Download in English, Bahasa, Burmese, and French)

January 5, 2017

Letter of Interest for 2017 First Round (Indonesia Only)

July 6, 2016

Request for Proposals (RFPs) for 2016 Second Round

April 27, 2016

No More Excuses for Leaving Us Behind: Persons with Disabilities Gather in Kampala for Meeting on Right to Inclusion

April 7, 2016

Uganda DPOs Present Critical Rights Issues to CRPD Committee

February 26, 2016

Haitian Women with Disabilities Present to the CEDAW Committee

Sep 30, 2015

CRPD Committee List of Issues for Uganda Publicized

Aug 18, 2015

Ukrainian DPOs Present Critical Rights Issues to the CRPD Committee

Aug 18, 2015

Ghanaians with Disabilities Gather to Discuss Amending Ghana Persons with Disability Act