Disability in Costa Rica

Curated news and resources on inclusion and rights

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This page has curated news from Costa Rica. There are a total of 5 links.

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Independent Living and Deinstitutionalization

17 people with disabilities died within six weeks after leaving the controversial foundation Manos Abiertas. (In Spanish, Apr, Semanario Universidad)

Towards Dignity and Autonomy a report on personal assistance policies across nine countries. (Mar, ENIL and ILO)

Mobility, Travel, Transport and Tourism

The odyssey faced by disabled people in public transport video reporting on the experiences of a wheelchair user using (or, not being able to) bus routes. (In Spanish, Mar, Calle 7)

Policy and Rights

UN Committee has 70 reasons for concern with Costa Rica and only 10 positive aspects on rights with disabilities. (In Spanish, Mar, CR Hoy)

30th Session of the CRPD Committee (Mar, OHCHR)