Jennifer Lynch, Q.C.: Canada Closer To Recognizing Disabled People As People

Marketwire – The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) congratulates the Government of Canada for its ratification of the United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and is pleased that this comes with the unanimous support of all the provinces and territories.

“This ratification was necessary to ensure that Canadian society recognizes the invaluable contributions of persons with disabilities and strengthens the momentum towards securing their equal rights,” said CHRC Chief Commissioner Jennifer Lynch, Q.C.

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