World Report on Disability at EP


The first ever World Report on Disability, produced jointly by WHO and the World Bank, will be presented in the European Parliament,

  • Where: Josef Antall building, room 6Q1
  • When: 7th December 12:30 – 15:00

The event will be hosted by Dr Adam Kosa, MEP and EDF Acting Director, Javier Güemes will be speaking.

Other speakers include:

  • László Andor, Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion for European Commission.
  • Olivier Varhelyi, Ambassador, Deputy Permanent Representative of Hungary to the EU
  • Tamar Manuelyan Atinc, Vice President for Human Development, World Bank
  • Jose Martin Monreno, Director Programme Management, World Health Organization European Office
  • Lars Bosselmann, Advocacy Manager, CBM

The report is a significant contribution to the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the European disability strategy 2010 – 2020.



To register please contact the organiser CBM (EDF Member):
or by Telephone at +32 (0) 22569001 by 30 November 2011



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