Everyone has the right of equal access to any place or service intended for public use.
- Freedom From Discrimination in the Legal Framework
- Freedom From Discrimination and the Media
- Freedom From Discrimination in Voter Education
- Equal Access to Public Places
- Recruitment of Electoral Management Body Staff
- Freedom From Discrimination in the Voter Registration Process
- Polling Places Accessible to Voters with Disabilities
- Partisan and Nonpartisan Observation of Vote Counting and Tabulation
- Partisan and Nonpartisan Observation of Voting Operations
- The legal framework provided equal access to any place or service intended for use by the public
- The regulation of the media promoted equality and absence of discrimination
- Locations used for voter education were accessible in a nondiscriminatory manner
- Public places were accessible to all in a nondiscriminatory fashion
- The recruitment and appointment of electoral management body staff were transparent, efficient, and equitable and instilled public confidence in the body
- Voter registration facilities were accessible to all
- Polling places were accessible
- Observers were able to access places used for vote counting and tabulation
- Observers were able to access places used for voting
- States Parties recognize that women and girls with disabilities are subject to multiple discrimination, and in this regard shall take measures to ensure the full and equal enjoyment by them of all human rights and fundamental freedoms.
- To enable persons with disabilities to live independently and participate fully in all aspects of life, States Parties shall take appropriate measures to ensure to persons with disabilities access, on an equal basis with others, to the physical environment, to transportation, to information and communications, including information and communications technologies and systems, and to other facilities and services open or provided to the public, both in urban and in rural areas.
- In compliance with the fundamental obligations laid out in article 2 of this Convention, States Parties undertake to prohibit and to eliminate racial discrimination in all its forms and to guarantee the right of everyone…the right of access to any place or service intended for use by the general public.
- It invites member states to make this environment genuinely accessible to people with disabilities and to remove any obstacles that prevent them from playing a full part in everyday life and from enjoying their fundamental rights by: 12.2 removing any obstacles in public buildings and indoor and outdoor public areas and by ensuring that no new obstacles are created. Every newly built structure must conform to universal design principles: pavements for example must not be laid without dropped kerbs.