5th International Disability Law Summer School,17-22 June 2013

5th International Disability Law Summer School

The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities - Voice & Choice.

Pictured are participants at the 3rd International Disability Summer School, June 2012.

17th – 22nd June 2013
Centre for Disability Law & Policy, National University of Ireland, Galway, Republic of Ireland.

School Director: Professor Gerard Quinn (NUI Galway, Ireland)


To contact, email Elaine at: disabilitysummerscho@nuigalway.ie

or call 353 (0)91 494270

Testimonials from 4th International Disability Summer School 2012:

“Extremely well organized, not only logistically but also the sequence of presentations building upon each other”

“The most informative and well organized event I have ever attended.”

I am very impressed with the course. The knowledge will help me to improve and defend the rights of children with disabilities in my county”

Testimonials from 3rd International Disability Summer School 2011:

“Empowering, informative, consciousness raising”

“Offers an awareness of activism by disability rights organisation across the globe”

 “The personal experience of the lecturers was illuminating…realising possibilities and potential that are still open to me as a person with a disability”

“I am know more aware of the diversity of people and opinion with the PWD Community…and the distance between reality and the aspirations of the convention. I can now look at things more critically”