june, 2019

06jun09:3012:45Side event 'Migration and disability' at the Global disability Summit Argentina 2019

Side event Migration and Disability 6th June 2019 Tecnópolis Buenos Aires


Event Details

Bridging the gap will participate in the Global disability Summit 2019 with the side event ‘Migration and disability’, organised in collaboration with International Disability Alliance (IDA), the Latin American Network of Non-Governmental Organizations of Persons With Disabilities and their Families (RIADIS), the Mexican Coalition for People with Disabilities (COAMEX), and Human Right Watch.

The session will take place on 6th June, from 9:30 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Tecnópolis-Room A). It will tackle the rights of persons with disabilities in migration situations, how the States could ensure better collection, analysis and use of data on migrants with disabilities to ensure respect for their fundamental rights, and the role of international cooperation in this context.

More information and agenda

Registration to the Summit

Side event’s Registration


(Thursday) 09:30 - 12:45