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Autism Europe
  • Autism Europe has issued its own Alternative Report providing more information on existing gaps in the UN CRPD implementation of the rights of persons with autism by the EU.
    Have a look at the report here

  • Autism Europe is campaigning to stop discrimination against people with autism across Europe, under Article 5 of the UN CRPD concerning equality and non-discrimination.
    Find more here
  • They also launched a report on autism and employment in 2014, addressing Article 27 of the UN CRPD concerning work and employment.
    Find the report here

  • They have also launched a report on how to implement the UN CRPD through articles 33 and 35.
    Download it here

  • They have also published the 'Mapping Exclusion Report' concerning the implementation of Article 19. This is the first European report of the state of deinstitutionalisation and community-based care in the mental health field.
    Find the report here

    Watch a video about the report here

  • On employment, MHE has made a video on how to include persons with psychosocial disability in the employment market.
    Watch the video here
  • MHE also has a "Myth Buster" on forced psychiatric treatment which consists of a bunch of arguments that underpin Article 14 and 15 of the UN CRPD.
    Download it here