The human rights of people with disabilities traditionally have been ignored in mainstream international human rights theory and practice and in the work of international institutions.
Lord, Janet E.
"NGO Participation In Human Rights Law And Process: Latest Developments In The Effort To Develop An International Treaty On The Rights Of People With Disabilities,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 10
, Article 5.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol10/iss2/5