Joint report by the OHCHR and UNICEF on people placed in institutions

January 27, 2012

 

The OHCHR and UNICEF have published a joint report documenting human rights of people placed in institutions, particularly children and violation of human rights of persons with disabilities. It has also produced a video on the subject, which highlights the experiences of Mikhail in Moldova and Assen in Bulgaria who both grew up in institutional care.

Please click the link to get more information on this report and to see the video "Forgotten Europeans": http://www.ohchr.org/EN/NewsEvents/Pages/ForgottenEuropeans.aspx