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Slovenia Endorses Disability Rights Treaty

Ljubljana, 4 April - Slovenia is one of the 20 countries that have already ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, the first such legally binding treaty. Minister of Labour, the Family and Social Affairs Marjeta Cotman on Friday hailed the endorsement of the document by parliament as an historic event.

Ljubljana
Labour, Family and Social Affairs Minister Marjeta Cotman (right) and head of the Directorate for the Disabled, Cveto Ursic, comment on the ratification of the UN convention of the rights of disabled people.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Labour, Family and Social Affairs Minister Marjeta Cotman (right) and head of the Directorate for the Disabled, Cveto Ursic, comment on the ratification of the UN convention of the rights of disabled people.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Head of the Directorate for the Disabled, Cveto Ursic, commenting on the ratification of the UN convention of the rights of disabled people.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Labour, Family and Social Affairs Minister Marjeta Cotman commenting on the ratification of the UN convention of the rights of disabled people.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Labour, Family and Social Affairs Minister Marjeta Cotman arriving at a press conference to comment on the ratification of the UN convention of the rights of disabled people.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

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