16-17 September: ERA Seminar - Legal Capacity of Persons with Disabilities - ERA Seminar

16 September 2019


This training will give the participants an in-depth and concrete insight into the right to equal recognition before the law under Article 12 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) and the UNCRPD Committee’s General Comment no. 1, as well as the safeguards and standards it entails.

Key topics

  • The UNCRPD in EU law
  • The right to equal recognition before the law
  • Right to liberty and security of persons with disabilities
  • The right to found a family for persons with disabilities
  • Effective participation of persons with disabilities in criminal proceedings

Terms & Conditions of participation

No seminar fee. The participants’ travel costs will be reimbursed up to 360 euros. Two hotel nights will be booked and paid directly by ERA. Please see Terms & Conditions of Participation for detailed information.

Who should participate?

Participation is only open to legal practitioners, including lawyers, NGOs, DPOs, equality bodies and academics from an EU Member State, Iceland and Liechtenstein.

Online Application Form

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