An easy to read publication about the legal capacity of people with intellectual disabilities and mental health problems in the European Union is now available.
The book explains legislation about the legal capacity of people with intellectual disabilities in various European countries, and the right of people with disabilities to make important decisions for themselves. It also includes an overview of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
The publication has been produced by the European Agency for Fundamental Rights with the support of Inclusion Europe.
View the publication (English only)