Ms Catalina Devandas is the 1st UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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Last week the President of the Human Rights Council (HRC), Mr Baudelaire Ndong Ella, appointed Ms Catalina Devandas, from Costa Rica, as UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities! The Zero Project joins all others in congratulating Ms Devandas and welcomes that persons with disabilities finally join the Special Procedures’ family under the Human Rights Council.