Equal rights call for those with disabilities

The failure of recent governments to ratify Article 19 of the UN Convention which deals with the rights of people with disabilities was slammed by Clonmel councillor Darren Ryan.

He called on Clonmel Borough Council to write to Taoiseach Enda Kenny and ask him to sign up to the article. “It is unfortunate that our government and the previous one have never signed up to it, because it is about equal rights for all people, where they live and with whom, where reasonable.

“It is important that we, as a local authority do this.




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