June 12 -14, 2018 | New York, USA
The CRPD stipulates that the State Parties shall meet regularly in Conference of State Parties to discuss matters with regard to the implementation of the CRPD. This was the 11th session of the CoSP held at the UN headquarters in New York.
Founder – Director Nidhi Goyal was invited to speak on two panels. The first panel titled, “Disability, Sexuality and Holding States Accountable: Local and Global Strategies” organized by CREA and Women enabled India was held on 12 June.
The second panel was titled, “Who Gets a seat at the Table When All Means Only Some?” organized by Key Stoned Human Services International. We also participated in the global women with disabilities meeting organized by International Disability Alliance and Women Enabled International to discuss global solidarity and way forward to advance rights of women and girls with disabilities.