Venezuela Signs UN Convention on Disability Rights

line-height:150%;font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif";color:#333333″>In a move praised by disability advocates, the Venezuelan government signed the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at the United Nations on Tuesday.


 session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), yesterday Venezuelan ambassador Samuel Moncada stated the decision was an expression of the government's “great commitment to social inclusion and respect for the rights of people with disabilities”.

 Commandante Hugo Chavez, Venezuela is working example of social inclusion and struggle,” Araujo stated.

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