Guidelines on Promoting the Political Participation of Persons with Disabilities

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Persons with disabilities are among the most excluded communities worldwide. The right to participate equally in political processes – to be voters, candidates, campaign staff, observers, political candidates and elected leaders – is especially important for persons with disabilities. Based on standards established in international commitments, these Guidelines to Promote the Political Participation of Persons with Disabilities are a practical resource for OSCE participating States to strengthen the ability of democratic institutions – namely, political parties and parliaments – to engage and empower persons with disabilities in political processes. Read more here.

Source: OSCE

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