3 December 2019 International Day of Persons with Disabilities

In Auckland, New Zealand, the city’s public transport provider is launching the Auckland Transport Accessibility Action Plan on 3 December 2019. Auckland Transport serves about 1.6 million people and its plan lists the several projects underway or planned over the next three years to improve public transport for Aucklanders with disabilities. Among other documents, the … Read more

The WBUAP Chiba Statement

We the participants at the WBUAP Mid-Term General Assembly in Chiba, Japan, October 31st, 2010, A: Call upon all countries within the Asia Pacific Region to take timely steps towards signing, ratifying, implementing and monitoring the CRPD (Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities), B: Recognising that unemployment and economic inactivity is a major … Read more