Disability Rights Arrives

I am extremely pleased to note the decision by the Human Rights Brief Co-Editors-in-Chief to add Disability Rights to the existing areas of concentration for the publication. This addition reflects the growing importance of disability rights as human rights, an importance…

Restricted: Mental Disability in Ghana

For a region plagued by deadly threats such as malaria and H.I.V., mental health and disability have historically “lingered near the bottom” of African priorities. In Ghana, the consequences of this neglect are staggering. Out of 26 million people who…