Union of Disabled People Organisations of AZE

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About Union of Disabled People Organisations of AZE

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Union of Disabled People Organizations (UDPO) of the Republic of Azerbaijan

The registration Certificate number: N 1105-Q4-1720. It was founded by 8 members of DPOs in 2003 and officially registered in 16.04.2005. There are 41 organizations of people with disability in UDPO at moment. We have resource centers in Gabala and Gazax regions. One of the organizations is International, 4 organizations regional, the rest are of Republican status. 5 organizations are the members of International structures. (Disabled People International DPI, International organization of blind, World Deaf Union, International Hemophiliac Association, International Diabetes )

- National representative of World Disability Union

- Member of the Expert Commission under the Ombudsman

- Civil society anti-corruption coalition

- Member International Union of Disabled People Organisations

- Member of the Public Council under the Ministry Labour and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Azerbaijan

- Member of Civil Society of Eastern Partnership EU

- Member of the Government-Civil Society Dialogue Platform for the Promotion of the Open Government

- Memmber on the evaluation of international projects on implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

 Prepared report on the Universal Periodic Review and parallel report on “Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities” of UN.