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April 16. 0 European Union

Contribute to ENIL’s Shadow Report on the implementation of Article 19 of the CRPD in the European Union (deadline 16/5/2014)

The European Union ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) on 23 December 2010. It is due to submit its first official report to the CRPD Committee later this year. … Read more

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From Belgium to the UK – another fight against Euthanasia!

A new Bill proposal could change the present situation in the UK where assisting a suicide is a criminal offence punishable by up to 14 years in prison. The Bill proposed is to be voted … Read more

April 15. 0 News
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ENIL cooperates with the ERASMUS Student Network on the mobility project on accessibility!

Mobility offers young people opportunities for self-development and enhances their future employability. Participation in exchange programmes is challenging for young people, as they are facing an unfamiliar environment, such as a new language and culture. … Read more

April 14. 0 News
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New ENIL Representative elected to the FRA Advisory Panel

This year’s FRA annual Fundamental Rights Platform (FRP) meeting focused on “Future fundamental rights priorities in the area of freedom, security and justice – The contribution of civil society”. The event brought together around 200 … Read more

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Stop Disability Cuts Campaign: Action in Belgium

Save the Date; “Walk of Shame on 5th May 2014″
On May 5th, the European Day for Independent Living, we will take part in a solidarity march through Brussels; The Walk of Shame. We want you to join us! Read more

Role Model: Paula Pietilä

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Role Model: Paula Pietilä

Paula Pietilä lives in Turku, Finland. She is the vice chairperson of the local independent living center in Turku and is involved in the Finnish independent living movement since the early 1990`s. In her daily … 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

Stop Disability Cuts Campaign: Action in Belgium

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Stop Disability Cuts Campaign: Action in Belgium

Save the Date; “Walk of Shame on 5th May 2014″
On May 5th, the European Day for Independent Living, we will take part in a solidarity march through Brussels; The Walk of Shame. We want you to join us! Read more

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