Mapping of government measures taken to protect persons with disabilities from COVID-19

Regional
ESCWA publications | 2020

Bahrain Cabinet Decision No. 50 for 2019 on Establishing the Disability Assessment Committee (Available in Arabic only)

Bahrain
Member State documents | 2019
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Barriers to Implementing Article 19

Jordan
Lebanon
ESCWA publications | 2019

Jordan Law No. 20 for 2017 on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Available in Arabic only)

Jordan
Member State documents | 2017

Sudan National Persons with Disabilities Act (2017)

Sudan
Member State documents | 2017

Kuwait Law No. 20 for 2017 on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Available in Arabic only)

Kuwait
Member State documents | 2017

Tunisia Law No. 41 for 2016 on Revising Law No. 83 for 2005 on the Empowerment and Protection of Persons with Disabilities (Available in Arabic only)

Tunisia
Member State documents | 2016

Yemen National Strategy for Disability 2014-2018 (Available in Arabic only)

Yemen
Member State documents | 2014

Iraq Law No. 38 on the Care for Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs (2013) (Available in Arabic only)

Iraq
Member State documents | 2013

Yemen Law No. 22 of 2013; amending some provisions of Law No. 2 of 2002 on the Fund for the Care and Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities (Available in Arabic only)

Yemen
Member State documents | 2013