This site has a corresponding Facebook page. Join the discussion on implementation of the Regional Action Plan, share your successes, lessons and best practices on our Facebook page: facebook.com/actiononalbinism
This report summarizes the international human rights, legal and policy framework applicable to persons with albinism.
This report summarizes the Africa regional human rights, legal and policy framework applicable to persons with albinism.
This report pertains to the health rights of persons with albinism and makes recommendations on the issues.
This report summarizes issues pertaining to witchcraft related harmful practices.
International Albinism Awareness Day
In 2014, the United Nations declared June 13 as international albinism awareness day. For more information on this Day, visit the UN site: http://www.un.org/en/events/albinismday/message.shtml Also visit this site run by civil society: albinsimday.com and facebook.com/albinismday
United Nations Campaign Site
Discover inspirational stories told by persons with albinism, their supporters assisting them medically and those advocating for their human rights. For more, visit http://albinism.ohchr.org/
United Nations Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
Visit the webpage of the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism. Read about her mandate and find useful material and documents related to her work”, visit:: https://www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/Albinism/Pages/IEAlbinism.aspx
Disabilities Strategies and Action Plans by Country/Area
This UN webpage provides links to more than 100 disability strategies and actions plans. It aims at facilitating knowledge-sharing and identifying good practices in disability-inclusive development and the promotion of the rights of persons with disabilities. View these strategies at https://www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/strategies.html/
Regional Forum on Albinism (RFA)
For more information about the RFA, send an email to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Federation of Associations of Persons with Albinism in West Africa (FAPAO)
For more information about FAPAO, send an email to email@example.com
World Albinism Alliance
The World Albinism Alliance (WAA) brings together albinism societies from around the world. For more information, visit: https://worldalbinism.org/