United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
i. This article emphasises that State Parties have legal obligations to ensure accessibility to persons with disabilities. In this vein, the development and implementation of national laws and policies that advance accessibility must be promoted. Accessibility can also be achieved by ensuring that services and information are tailored to the needs of persons with disabilities; by requiring the participation and inclusion of persons with disabilities; and by drawing attention to the most neglected groups within the spectrum of disability.
b. Situations of risk and humanitarian emergencies
i. This article deals with removing barriers to access in situations of risk and humanitarian emergencies and states that measures should be taken to ensure the protection and safety of persons with disabilities in situations of risk.
c. Personal Mobility
i. This article recognises personal mobility as an important element of access and states that measures must be taken to ensure that persons with disabilities enjoy personal mobility with the greatest possible independence in the manner and at the time of their choice, and at affordable cost.