People with Disabilities: Rights

In the United States, Russia By: Jose Moreno

How are people with disabilities rights being violated?

The human right that is being violated is freedom of discrimination, article 2 of The Universal Declaration of human rights. People with disabilities get discriminated for not having abilities to do stuff like other people. Children in Russia with disabilities face violence, and neglect. People that are effected by this issue is people with disabilities. This is a problem because they get discriminated for being paralyzed.

What's being done about the problem?

The UN Raises awareness, understanding and recognition of disability as a human issue. The AAPD is the largest national nonprofit cross-disability member organization in the Unites States. AAPD works in coalition with other disability organizations for he implementation and enforcement of disability nondiscrimination laws. Also All walks of life focuses on prevention of violence to people with disabilities with information and a moderated e-mail list.

Annotated Bibliography

"United States: Force Against Prisoners With Mental Illness." United States: Force Against Prisoners With Mental Illness. Human Rights Watch, 12 May 2015. Web. 04 June 2015. <http://www.hrw.org/news/2015/05/12/united-states-force-against-prisoners-mental-illness>. This article helps me because it explains how inmates are being treated in jails or prisons with mental illness.


"Central African Republic: People With Disabilities Left Behind." Central African Republic: People With Disabilities Left Behind. Human Rights Watch, 18 Apr. 2015. Web. 08 June 2015. <http://www.hrw.org/news/2015/04/28/central-african-republic-people-disabilities-left-behind>. This article helps me because it shows how people are being in treated in Central Africa.


"Russia: Children with Disabilities Face Violence, Neglect." Russia: Children with Disabilities Face Violence, Neglect. Human Rights Watch, 15 Sept. 2014. Web. 08 June 2015. <http://www.hrw.org/news/2014/09/15/russia-children-disabilities-face-violence-neglect>. This article helps me because it tell us how Russia children are being treated .