ITU promotes implementation of UN convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities

September 2, 2009

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) promotes an implementation of United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. A forum, hosted by the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology of Thailand, addressed policy and regulatory measures to promote accessibility in ICT. According to the press release, this is the first effort to promote implementation of ICT provisions in UN on the rights for persons with disabilities.

For more details, see the press release from ITU.