• The project will partner with Organizations of Persons with Disabilities (DPOs) towards reducing harmful attitudes that perpetuate tolerance of gendered discrimination against persons with disabilities. Moreover, it will focus on increasing the capacity of duty bearers to improve services, collection of disaggregated data and gender response budgeting. Finally, he project will directly call attention to the urgent need for ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), to reinforce various national and international commitments of Timor-Leste around disability and gender-based violence.

    • Quick facts

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    • Total programme budget$0.4millions
    • UN agenciesUN Women and WHO (in collaboration with UNFPA, UNICEF and OHCHR (through the Human Rights Adviser’s Unit in the Resident Coordinator’s Office)
    • Duration
      February 01, 2018
      February 28, 2021


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