International Instruments Relevant to Inclusive Education

International Instruments Relevant to Inclusive Education

  • 1948: Universal Declaration of Human Rights
  • 1965:International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
  • 1966: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  • 1979: UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
  • 1989: UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • 1990: The World Declaration on Education for All, Jomtien
  • 1993: The Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities
  • 1994: The Salamanca Statement and Framework for Action on Special Needs Education
  • 1999: Salamanca 5 Years On Review
  • 2000: World Education Forum Framework for Action, Dakar
  • 2000: Millennium Development Goals focusing on Poverty Reduction and Development
  • 2001: EFA Flagship on Education and Disability
  • 2001: 4th E-9 Ministerial Review Meeting, Beijing, China
  • 2002: High Level Group on EFA, Abuja. Final Communiqué
  • 2003: High Level Group on EFA, New Delhi. Final Communiqué
  • 2003: Cairo Declaration of the E-9 Countries
  • 2004: High Level Group on EFA, Brasilia. Final Communiqué
  • 2005: High Level Group on EFA, Beijing. Final Communiqué
  • 2006: Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • 2006: Monterrey Declaration of the E-9 Countries
  • 2007: High Level Group on EFA, Dakar. Final Communiqué
  • 2008: International Conference on Education. Inclusive Education: The Way of the Future.
  • 2008: World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development, Bonn Declaration
  • 2008: Seventh E-9 Ministerial Review Meeting, Bali, Indonesia. Bali Declaration
  • 2008: High Level Group on EFA: Oslo Declaration