International Order & Conflict

Advancing the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A US-Iran Dialogue on Law, Policy, and Advocacy

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The Stimson Center project, Iran and America: A Dialogue about
held in partnership with BlueLaw International LLP, the
Harvard Law School Project on Disability, and Iranian partner organizations,
assembled civil society leaders, academics, and other experts for a US-Iran cross-cultural
dialogue on disability law and rights. The Dialogue
has afforded a unique, open platform for creative thinking on how to integrate
the content of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities into a
country’s policy and legal system. Participants met for two sessions over the
course of a year, in Istanbul, Turkey.

Funding for this project was
provided by the United States Institute of Peace. The opinions, findings, and
conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the
author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States
Institute of Peace.


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