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Invitation: Roundtable on the portability of personal assistance in the European Union

Roundtable on the portability of personal assistance in the European Union 9:00 – 11:00, 18 November 2014, European Parliament, Brussels Hosted by Marian Harkin MEP Summary The European Network on Independent Living (ENIL) is organising … Read more

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Democracy for all?

This Sunday will be a symbolic day in contemporary Bulgarian history as a democratic country. After nine months of civil protests the government finally resigned and on 5th October 2014 people will have the opportunity … Read more

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The ENIL, GRIP and OL Side Event on Article 19 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

On September 19, 2014 the European Network on Independent Living (ENIL), GRIP and Onafhankelijk Leven (OL) organised a side event during the 12th Session of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD … Read more

September 25. 0 News
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WEBINAR “DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT IN EUROPE”

Have you ever experienced problems with finding a job in your country? Have you faced barriers when trying to go to work? Are you interested in sharing your experience and getting some ideas on how … Read more

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Independent Living in Greece

In April 2012, the UNCRPD was ratified by the Greek Parliament but the reality for disabled people did not change much. Although Greek people have a great tool for our own improvement of daily life, … Read more

Role Model: Samieh Hardani

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Role Model: Samieh Hardani

Samieh Hardani’s personal experience of disability is that she finds there are no barriers! There are only thresholds which are there to be overcome! Samieh is from Iran and is a mother of two adult … 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

Freedom Drive 2015 – From Strasbourg to Brussels!

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Freedom Drive 2015 – From Strasbourg to Brussels!

Last year, ENIL held all of the Freedom Drive events under the banner of “Ten Years with the Freedom Drive” in Strasbourg and now in 2015 the Freedom Drive including the march to European Institutions … Read more

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