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European Parliament adopts several improvements on the European Accessibility Act

15-09-2017

The vote of the European Parliament on the report on the European Accessibility Act led to several improvements, but there is still room for more.

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Respecting and Supporting the Rights of Persons with Disabilities from a Business Perspective

15-09-2017

The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the UN Global Compact have produced a joint guide for businesses on the rights of persons with disabilities. The publication gives companies insight into understanding and developing better workplace practices, that go beyond the requirements of existing laws, and offers some strategies for implementing these objectives.

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Winners of conference fee waiver for Montenegro 2017 identified (video)

13-09-2017

On September 11, 2017, three winners of conference fee waivers for the EASPD Annual conference in Montenegro have been identified. They were picked in a lottery drawing by the Vice-President of EASPD, Mr. Fabrizio Fea. To take part in the lottery, the participants had to fill in the EASPD survey on workforce and staffing issues in the disability sector.

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Balancing three levers for quality service provision

11-09-2017

Thomas Bignal writes on  the components of quality services and how we can balance them.

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"Unlocking Freedom through Adult Education" project aims to support the de-institutionalisation of people with disabilities

11-09-2017

The central objective of the project is to support the de-institutionalisation of people with disabilities across Europe through adult and community education.

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Videoflash n°18 is out! Discover our "Developing the Support Services of Tomorrow" taskforce.

08-09-2017

In this edition, Luk presents the hot topics of September and Tim explains what is our "Support Servcies of Tomorrow" taskforce.

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The EEG responds to the reflection paper on the future of EU finances

08-09-2017

The European Expert Group on the Transition from Institutional to Community-based Care (EEG) has prepared a response to the reflection paper on the future of the finances of the European Union (EU). It ask for 3 actions that would ensure an efficient funding.

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Zero Project Shortlists 140 Practices and 34 Policies From 62 Countries

07-09-2017

Researching the status of the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN CRPD) around the world, Zero Project has received more than 371 nominations from 76 countries worldwide.

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Register for the UDEL21 first conference on diversity

07-09-2017

Erasmus + KA2 project UDEL 21 will have its first conference on diversity in Prague from September 21 to September 23, 2017.

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Join UDEL21 First Course on Diversity!

07-09-2017

Erasmus + KA2 project UDEL21 will have its first course on diversity in Prague from September 25 to September 29, 2017.

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