List of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Accredited to the Conference of States Parties

List of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Accredited to the Conference of States Parties

List of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Accredited to the Conference of States Parties

NOTE: All non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that are in Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) are considered already accredited to the Conference of States Parties.

The following NGOs have been accredited to participate in all future sessions of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD 

ABILITY Awareness
Ability Foundation
AboutFace Craniofacial Family Society (Known as AboutFace)
ABRAR (Sudan)
Accessibility Organization for Afghanistan Disabled (AOAD)
Access Bangladesh Foundation
Access Exchange International (AEI)
Access Israel
Action for Mental Illness (ACMI)
Action on Disability and Development
Action on Disability Rights and Development (ADRAD)
Admiral Family Circle Islamic Community, Inc.
African Disability Forum (ADF)
Africa Disability Alliance (ADA) (formerly known as Secretariat of the African Decade of Persons with Disabilities)
AIDS-Free World
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell)
A Leg to Stand On, Inc. (ALTSO)
Alhassan Foundation for Differently Abled Inclusion
Al Manarah – Association for Arab Persons with Disabilities
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Amicale Marocaine des Hanicapes
Arab Forum for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (AFRPD)
Arab Organization of Disabled People
Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund Deutschland (ASB)
ARCH Disability Law Centre
Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF)
Asia Pacific Disability Forum
Associação Nacional de Membros do Ministério Público de Defesa Dos Direitos dos Idosos e Pessoas com Deficiência (AMPID) (National Association of Members of the Public Prosecutor’s Defense of the Rights of the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities)
Asociación Civil contra la Discriminación (Civil Association against Discrimination)
Asociación Colombiana Síndrome de Down / Asdown Colombia
Asociación de Impedidos Fisicos Motores
Associazione Italiana Elettrosensibili
Asociación por los Derechos Civiles (ADC)
Association 3IN – Inclusion, Integrity and Independence
Association générale des handicapés du Rwanda (AGHR)
Association for Disabled People (ADP)
Association of Disabled People of Uzbekistan
Association of Disabled Women and Mothers of Disabled Children
Association of Parents, Friends and People with Disabilities of the Brazil Bank
Association of parents and friends of special children in São Paulo (APAE)
Association of University Centers on Disabilities (United States of America)
Association of Women with Disabilities (ENGKAD)
Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children, ASDC
Atlas Alliance, The
Attiva – Mente
Australian Disability and Development Consortium
Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO)
Australian Federation of Disability Organization
Austrian Association Supporting the Blind and Visually Impaired
Autisme Europe
Bangladesh Disabled Development Trust
Bangladesh Protibandhi Unnayan Sangstha (BPUS)
Barbados Council for the Disabled (BCD)
Beit Issie Shapiro
Belgian Disability Forum (ASBL)
Benemérito Comité Pro Ciegos y Sordos de Guatemala (Meritorious Committee for the Blind and Deaf of Guatemala)
Best Buddies of Mexico
Bizchut, the Israel Human Rights Centre for People with Disabilities
Booker Autism Foundation (BAFOL)
Brazilian Academy of Neurology
Burton Blatt Institute (BBI) of Syracuse University
Cambodian Disabled Peoples Organisation (CDPO)
Campus Arnau d’Escala
Canadian Association for Community Living
Canadian Association of the Deaf-Association des Sourds du Canada (CAD-ASC)
Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders Alliance
Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work
Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation (CWGHR)
CBR Global Network
CBM Global Disability Inclusion Vereniging (CBM Global)
CCS Disability Action Incorporated
Center for Advocacy, Learning and Livelihood Foundation of the Blind (CALL)
Center for Inclusive Policy (CIP)
Center for Independent Living of Persons with Disabilities, Kathmandu
Center for International Rehabilitation
Center for International Stabilization and Recovery
Center for Independent Living
Center for the Study of Sport and Society
Central Council of Disabled Persons
Centre de Recherches et de Promotion pour la Sauvegardge des Sites
Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD)
Centre for Disability in Development
Centre for Disability Studies, University of the West Indies
Centre for Independent Living of People with Disability of Serbia
Centre for Legal Assistance for People with Disabilities
Centre for Studies on Inclusive Education (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
Centre for the Education and Development of Mauritian Children
Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed (CRP)
Centro de Estudios y Formacion Integral de la Mujer
Cerebral Palsy Foundation (CPF)
Cerebral Palsy Nigeria
Charitable society for disabled people “Stimul”
Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA)
Child Concern

Children’s Rights Alliance for England
Christain Children’s Fun
Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation (CDRF)
Collective (Morocco)
Colombian Centre for Integrated Rehabilitation (CIREC)
Commitments (India)
Commonwealth Disabled People’s Forum
Communications Coordination Committee for the United Nations
Communities Forestry and Social Development Organization Communications
Community Options, Inc.
Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation
Confederación Plena inclusión España
Confederación Mexicana de Organizaciones en Favor de la Persona con Discapacidad Intelectual, A.C. (CONFE)
Congo Handicap RDC
Consiglio Nazionale sulla Disabilità
Consortium CHACDD
Consortium of Disability Organisations (CODO)
Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies
Corporación Ciudadanía Real de Sordos de Chile
Council for Canadians with Disabilities (CDD)
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
Data-Pop Alliance
Dementia Alliance International (DAI)
Design Bangladesh
Development and Ability Organization (formerly Afghan Disabled Union)
Disability Action, Ireland
Disability Australia Ltd.
Disability Federation of Ireland
Disability Inclusive Development Programs and Services (DIDEPAS)
Disability Organizations Joint Front (DOJF) Sri Lanka
Disability Law and Policy Program, Syracuse University College of Law/ Syracuse University

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
Disability Rights Fund (DRF)
Disability Rights Movement (DRIM)
Disability Rights Promotion International (DRPI)
Disabled Peoples’ International – Europe (DPI‐E)
Disabled Peoples’ International Korea
Disabled People’s Rehabilitation and Employment Union of Georgia
Disabled Peoples Organizations Denmark
Disabled Peoples’ International (DPI)
Disabled Persons Assembly NZ
Disabled Rehabilitation and Research Association
Disabled Women’s Network Canada (DAWN Canada)
Discovering Deaf Worlds, Inc.
Dominica Association of Persons with Disabilities, Inc.
Down Syndrome Albania Foundation
Down Syndrome Australia
Down Syndrome Society of Kenya
Draktsho Vocational Training Centre for Special Children and Youth
Dream for Disability Foundation
East Eagle Foundation (EEF)
Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)
Entire Power in Social Action (EPSA)
Empowerment Through Integration (ETI)
Enosh – The Israeli Mental Health Association
Entire Power In Social Action – EPSA Nepal
Equal Opportunities Commission of Hong Kong
Equal Rights for Persons with Disabilities International (ERPDI)
Equally Unique
Essl Foundation
European Association of Service providers for Persons with Disabilities (EASPD)
European Centre for Law and Justice
European Disability Forum
European League of Stuttering Associations (ELSA)
European Women’s Lobby
Face Equality International
Family Research Council
Federação Brasileira das Associações de Síndrome de Down (FBASD) (Brazilian Federation of Down Syndrome Associations)
Federação Nacional das Apaes (National Federation of Parents and Friends of People with Intellectual Disabilities Associations of Brazil)
Fédération Guinéene pour la Promotion des Associations des Personnes Handicapées (FEGUIPAH)
Fédération guinéenne des associations de personnes handicapées
Federation of and for People with Disabilities
Federation of Ethiopian National Associations of Persons with disabilities (FENAPD)
Fédération togolaise des personnes handicapées
Fight For Rights
Fight the Stroke
FIU Embrace | Center for Advancing Inclusive Communities
Fondation Telethon
Fondo Teleton de Apoyo a Instituciones
Fordham Research Consortium on Disability
Franiscans International
Franklin & Eleasnor Roosevelt Institute
Friends of Peace and Development Organization
Fundación Descúbreme (Discover Me Foundation)
Fundación Dime, A.C. (Dime Foundation)
Fundacion Teleton
G3ict – Global Initiative for Inclusive Technologies
Gambia Future Hands on Disabled People
Gedaraf Digital City Organization
Gerakan Peduli Disabilitas Dan Lepra Indonesia (GPDLI)
Ghana Federation of Disability Organisations
Global Alliance on Accessible Technologies and Environment (GAATES)
Global Deaf Connection
Global Disability Innovation Hub (GDI Hub)
Global Partnership for Disability and Development (GPDD)
HalfthePlanet Foundation
Handicap International
Harmony of the World
Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD)
Help Me See, Inc
Hong Kong Council of Social Service
Human Rights Watch
Humanitarian Organization for Poverty Eradication
Idea Center (United States)
IFENDU for Women’s Development (IFENDU)
Impact Foundation Bangladesh
Inclusion International
Inclusion Ireland

Institute for Human Centered Design (formerly Adaptive Environments)
Institute of Developing Economies (JETRO)
Institute on Disability and Public Policy (IDPP)
Instituto Paradigma
Instituto ser educacional (Educational Institute)
Inter-American Institute on Disability
International Center for Autism Research and Education (Icare4Autism)
International Council For Caring Communities, Inc
International Disability Alliance
International Disability and Development Consortium
International Dyslexia Association (IDA)
International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus
International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA)
International Federation of Hard of Hearing People
International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)
International Paralympic Committee
International Right to Life Federation
International Save the Children Alliance
International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM)
International Stuttering Association
International Voluntary Organization for Women, Education and Development (IVOWD)
International Organization for Standardization
Iraqi Handicapped and Survivors Society
IUS Gentium Conimbrigae Institute-Human Rights Centre
Japan Disability Forum
Jesh Foundation
Joint National Association of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD Nigeria)
Jubilee Sailing Trust
Junior Chamber International Nigeria
Keystone Human Services International
Kids Brain Health Network

Korea Association of Persons with Physical Disabilities
Korean Differently Abled Federation (KODAF)
Korea Differently Abled Women United
Korean Disability Forum
Korea Disability Law Association (KDLA)
Korea Employment Security Association for the Disabled
Korea Federation of Organizations of the Disabled
Korean Network for Accessible Tourism
Korean Society for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities
Korea Spinal Cord Injury Association
Koshish: National Mental Health Self-help Organisation
Kpakpando Foundation for Physically Challenged Persons
Kuwaiti Society for Guardians of the Disabled
Lakeshore Foundation
Landmine Survivors Network
Latin American Blind Union
Latin American Network of Non-Governmental Organizations of Persons with Disabilities and their Families (RIADIS)
Lebanese Physical Handicapped Union
Lebanese Welfare Association for the Handicapped
Leonard Cheshire International
Lesotho National League of the Visually Impaired Persons (LNLVIP)
Life Vanguards
Lift Up Care for the Needy Foundation (LCNF)
Light for the World
Little People of Kosova
LOTOS Disability Awareness and Learning Center (Azerbaijan)
Lumos Foundation
March of Dimes Canada
Manasa (India)
Markaz‐e‐Umeed for Special Needs Children ‐ Pakistan
McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism
Mental Disability Advocacy Centre (Hungary)
Mental Disability Rights International
Mental Health Europe / Sante Mentale Europe
Mine and Weapon Victims Association
Mine Combat Organization
Mobile Theatre Cultural Society
Muscle Disabilities Association of Korea
National Association of Disabled People of Angola (ANDA)
National Centre for Persons with Disabilities (NCPD)
National Centre for Promotion of Employment of Disabled People
National Council of and for Persons with Disabilities Inc. St. Lucia
National Federation of Organizations of Persons with Disabilities of Honduras
National Disability & Development Forum
National Federation of the Blind (NFB)
National Forum of Organizations Working with the Disabled (NFOWD)
National Grassroots Disability Organization (NGDO-Bangladesh)
National Rehabilitation and Deveopment Center (NRDC)
National Union of Organizations of the Disabled (NUOD) Liberia
National Union of People with Disabilities of Tajikistan
Neighbour Organization (NEO)
Neil Squire Society
Nepal Disabled Human Rights Center (DHRC Nepal)
Nepal Disabled Women Association
Nepal National Federation of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (NFDH)
Nepal Association of the Blind
Network Forum for Women with Disability
Network of Accessible Environments for All (NAEA)
Network of Organizations Working with People with Disabilities, Pakistan (NOWPDP)
New South Wales Consumer Advisory Group ‐Mental Health Inc.
New South Wales Council for Intellectual Disability
New World Hope Organization
Noor Fatima Welfare Trust
Northeastern University, Center for the Study of Sport in Society
Nurses Across the Borders
One Billion Strong (OBS)
Orange Penguin Foundation
Organisation Constellee Pour le Developpement Economique et Social de la Communedes des Gonaives (OCDESCG)
Organisation sociale pour la protection des personnes handicapées d’Haïti (OSOPPHAH)
Pakistan Community Peace Foundation (PCPF)
Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies
Passionists International
Pax Christi International, International Catholic Peace Movement
Peace and Tolerance International Organization
People First of Canada
People Who
People with Disabilities in Ireland
People with Disabilities Uganda
People with Disability Australia Incorporated (PWDA)
Perkins School for the Blind
Persons With Pain International
Physically-challenged Development Foundation (PDF)
Pineda Foundation for Youth (formerly Victor Pineda Foundation)
Planwell Group Organization
Polio Plus — Movement Against Disability
Potohar Mental Health Association (PMHA)
Pro Infirmis
Progetto Filippide (Philippine Project)
Projet de Réadaptation à Base Communautaire des Aveugles et Autres Personnes Handicapées du Niger
Psychological Center for Research
Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia
PUGU Poverty Alleviation and Development Agency (PPADA)
Reclaiming Our Future Alliance International Committee (ROFA IC)
Red de Asistencia Legal y Social (RALS)
Rehabilitation International
Réseau des Associations des Personnes Handicapées (RAPHB)
Réseau Guinéen des Organisations des Personnes Handicapées pour la Promotion de la CIDPH (ROPACIDPH)
Red Empleo Con Apoyo / RECA Colombia
Research Institute of the Differently Abled Person’s Right in Korea (RIDRIK)
RIOinclui (OSCRJ)
Royal College of Speech and Language Therapist (UK)
Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind (Sightsavers)
Ryan Martin Foundation
San Marino Paralympic Committee
Save The Children
Secretariat of the African Decade of Persons with Disabilities (South Africa)
Sense International
Seocho Centre for Independent Living
Setu Development Intervention Centre (SETU)
Shanta Memorial Rehabilitation Centre
She Writes Woman Mental Health Initiative
Sierra Leone Campus Civitian International
Society for Mental Health Care
Society of Catholic Social Scientist, Inc.
Solar Cookers International
Somaliland National Disability Forum (SNDF)
SOS Education

Special Abilities Development Association (SADA)
Special Needs Initiative for Growth
SPOON Foundation
Statute of Mine Combat Organization
Sudan Association for Combating Landmines
Support Coalition International
Swedish Disability Federation
Tangata Group
Thailand Association for the Blind
The Albino Foundation (TAF)
The Cambodia Trust
The Donald Beasley Institute Incorporated
The Family Resource Network Inc.

The Hong Kong Council of Social Services
The Israel Human Rights Center for People with Disabilities, Bizchut
The Lucy Foundation
The National Society for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities and their Families (RESCARE)
The National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom (NFBUK)
The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children
The Speech Pathology Association of Australia Limited
Threshold Association
Tunisian Association for the Promotion of Employment for the Handicapped
Tunisian Organization for Defending the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (OTDDPH)
Turkey Education and Solidarity Foundation for People with Disabilities
UCP Wheels for Humanity
Union des personnes handicapées du Burundi
Union Internationale des Avocats- International Union of Lawyers
Union of the Deaf Bulgaria
Union of Disabled People’s Organizations (UDPO)
United Disabled Persons of Kenya (UDPK)
United Kingdom Disabled People’s Council (formerly British Council of Disabled People)
United States Burn Support Organization
USC Center for International Studies (CIS)
Venture House
Ver Foundation
Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation
Vision for the Blind Sierra Leone
Voice of Specially Abled People Inc.
Wheelchairs of Hope (Israel)
Women Enabled International
Women Striving for Brighter Tomorrow (WSBT)
Women with Disabilities Arts and Cultural Network
Women’s Refugee Commission
World Blind Union
World Disability Foundation
World Federalist National Association of Nepal
World Federation of the Deaf (WFD)
World Federation of the Deafblind (WFDB)
World Future Council Foundation
World Network of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry
World of Network of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry
World Policy Analysis Center
World Union for Progressive Judiasm
World Youth Alliance
Worldwide Organization for Women
Yad Sarah
Young Adult Institute (YAI), Inc.

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