Germany - Article 33

1 - WILLINGNESS TO APPLY THE CRPD.
Do you feel that the political and administrative authorities of your country are strongly committed to/involved in fully implementing the CRPD?

Yes

 

2 - FOCAL POINTS.
Have the focal points (i.e. points of contact) provided for in article 33-1 of the CRPD been designated in your country?

Yes they have.

 

3 - ROLE.

What is, or will be, their role?

I am not sure up to now

 

4 - COORDINATION OF ACTIONS FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CRDP AND FOCAL POINTS.
How are the focal points and the actions for the CRPD's implementation coordinated?

 It is the topic of the federal government as well as the government of the Bundesländer (counties).

 

5 - PROMOTION OF THE CRPD.
How does your country go about promoting the CRPD?

By action plans and reviews

 

6 - PROTECTION OF THE RIGHTS INCLUDED IN THE CRPD.
Which national authority is responsible for ensuring the effective implementation of the rights included in the CRPD?

See above.

 

7 - MONITORING OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CRPD.
In your country, which authority is in charge of monitoring the implementation of the CRPD?

By the BRK-Allianz

8 - ROLE OF ASSOCIATIONS OF BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PERSONS. How are the associations of blind or visually impaired persons involved in the implementation of the CRPD?

Very strongly in the BRK-Allianz

 

9 - ADDITIONAL RESOURCES.
Have any additional resources (human or financial) been been made available for the implementation of the CRPD?

 Grants from Aktion Mensch

 

10 - CRPD IMPLEMENTATION MONITORING REPORT.
Depending on the date on which your country ratified the CRPD, is it required to submit a report to the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities? If it is, has it done so?

Yes it has. The report will be discussed by UN-authorities in 2015

11 - SHADOW REPORT.
Have the associations of persons with disabilities presented the so-called shadow report?

Yes they have.

 

12 - COMMENTS.

Do you have any comments on the implementation of the CRPD in your country?

It is put down in the parallel- or shadowreview of the German BRK-  Allianz