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August 28. 0 Good Practice

Case study: Experience of influencing decision makers at National and European Level

In this interview with Mari Siilsalu we speak to her about how she became involved in advocating for disabled people at both a national and at a European Level. Mari tells us of her own … Read more

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Slovenia: ‘Conference on the transition from institutional towards community based care’

A Conference on the transition from institutional towards community based care in the republic of Slovenia, BRDO was held in Slovenia on the 6th May 2014. As a result of this meeting  a number of … Read more

August 19. 0 News
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Xabier Ansorena tells us of his time as an ENIL intern!

It has been six months already since I came to ENIL and unfortunately it is time to say goodbye. It has been a wonderful experience to be a part of such a great organization and … Read more

August 5. 0 News
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Save the date: Side event on Independent Living at the UN

During the 12th Session of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (15 September – 3 October 2014), ENIL, GRIP and Onafhankelijk Leven are organising a side event on Article 19 of the UN … Read more

July 31. 1 Good Practice
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Onafhankelijk Leven “Freedom School”

Onafhankelijk Leven vzw (which stands for “Independent Living”) held a week long “Freedom School”, 10th-14th June 2014, with seventeen enthusiastic disabled people all of whom want to make positive changes in the community! They want … Read more

Role Model: Pavel Kadokov

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Role Model: Pavel Kadokov

Pavel Kadõkov was 19 years old, when he lost his eyesight and right hand in a bomb explosion. “Am I not going to be able to live a life?”- was the first question that popped … Read more

Disabled Bulgarians Denied the Right to Independent Living

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Disabled Bulgarians Denied the Right to Independent Living

Reasons for my trip to Bulgaria I was invited by ENIL to go and speak at a conference in Sofia on deinstitutionalisation and community-based services, representing the European Expert Group on the Transition from Institutional … Read more

ENIL’s “Think Different, Think Equal” Video Campaign highlights diversity among young disabled people

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ENIL’s “Think Different, Think Equal” Video Campaign highlights diversity among young disabled people

The European Network on Independent Living (ENIL) is launching a series of four videos entitled “Think Different, Think Equal” to empower and raise awareness about the rights of disabled people in Europe. Developed by a … Read more

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