Panel Discussion: Implementing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in China
Date: 16 February 2012
This Panel Discussion was organized by the University of Hong Kong to discuss the challenges and opportunities of implementing the CRPD in China.
The speakers included:
Diane Richler, Chair, International Disability Alliance and Past-President, Inclusion International
Carole Petersen, Professor and Director, Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii
Zhang Wei, Director, Enable Disability Studies Institute
Chong Chan Yau, President, Hong Kong Blind Union and Vice Chairman of the Joint Council for the Physically and Mentally Disabled.
The discussion was moderated by Kelley Loper of HKU.