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Facts and Stats

You can download our factsheet here with statistics about why we campaign for disabled women’s rights.

Please see link to the Briefing The Impact of COVID 19 on Disabled Women

Other resources

Sexuality and Dis/ability

READING LIST: intersectional disability & disabled women

UN instruments

See Sisters of Frida’s involvement from these links




Submission to the Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Sisters of Frida with the Women Enabled International provided evidence to the United Nations Universal Periodic Review of Human Rights of the United Kingdom. We focused on disabled women and specifically on violence against disabled women and domestic abuse.

You can find the report at UPR submission PDF and UPR Submission .doc

Submission to the UN Committee on the Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. 

(Submission on the rights of persons with disabilities for the

CESCR Committee’s review of the United Kingdom)
(Joint DPO submission on Disabled Women for the
Human Rights Committee’s review of the United Kingdom with Stay SafeEast) 


Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) (page with useful links)

We will be adding resources, news and events on Violence Against Women and Girls on this page. There is also a list of useful organisations for contact.

Stay Safe East Policy Briefing (April 2020)

Domestic Abuse Bill: Stay Safe East DA BIll Briefing and Amendments- Disabled Survivors

Istanbul Convention and Disabled Women


Letter and Response in regard to question on s.76 Serious Crime Act 2015

Lucia Bellini on Violence against Disabled Women

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