Academic network of European disability experts (ANED)
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  • Centre for Disability Studies University of Leeds

Policy contacts

The main contact point for co-ordination of disability policy at the national level is:

This Ministry works closely with Ministry of Education(special needs education), the Ministry of Employment (sheltered and supported employment), the Ministry of Health (mental health and psychiatry), Ministry of Transport (  (transport of DP) and Ministry of Public Buildings ( (accessibility).

Public information about disability entitlements and benefits is available from:

Other important national bodies with responsibility for disability issues include:

There are three agencies involved with the monitoring of the implementation of the CRPD: The Centre for Equal Treatment (CET), the Consultative Human Rights Commission and the national Mediator / Ombudsman

Also relevant is the Higher Council of Persons with disabilities (Conseil Supérieur pour Personnes Handicapées)

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