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Ley de los Derechos de las Personas con Discapacidad - Ley No. 763 (Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities - Law No. 763)

Republic of Nicaragua National Assembly of Nicaragua Country Resources disability, Disability Legislation Nicaragua 1 August 2011 Legislation/regulation human rights

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La ley número 763 o Ley de los derechos de las personas con discapacidad fue publicada en agosto del año 2011. Tiene como objetivo establecer el marco legal y de garantía para la promoción, protección y aseguramiento del pleno goce y en condiciones de igualdad de todos los derechos humanos de las personas con discapacidad.

The act number 763 or Act on the rights of people with disabilities was published in August 2011. It aims at establishing a legal and quality framework to promote, protect and ensure the full and equal enjoyment of all human rights of people with disabilities.


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