CRPD concluding observations 2017, paragraph 74

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should: Set up a process for implementing and acting on the CRPD Committee’s recommendations following its inquiry into the UK (2016). Work closely with disabled people’s organisations. Update the UN on progress every 12 months until 2023.

Original UN recommendation

The Committee recommends that the State party, in close cooperation and collaboration with organizations of persons with disabilities, initiate a process to implement and follow-up the recommendations issued by the Committee in its report on its inquiry concerning the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland carried out under article 6 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention, and provide the Committee with information on the progress and achievements made in that regard every 12 months until the consideration of the next periodic report takes place.

Date of UN examination


UN article number

19 (living independently), 27 (work and employment), 28 (adequate standard of living and social protection), 36 (consideration of reports)

Last updated on 15/10/2019