ALERT: EDF – IDDC Joint Position on the European Union’s Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027

ALERT: EDF – IDDC Joint Position on the European Union’s Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027

Posted by: on Oct 10, 2018 | No Comments

The European Disability Forum (EDF) and the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) have joined hands to produce a common analysis and set of recommendations on the EU Multi-Annual Financial Framework.

FEEDBACK – Removing barriers to mobility for persons with disabilities in Europe and developing countries

FEEDBACK – Removing barriers to mobility for persons with disabilities in Europe and developing countries

Posted by: on Oct 1, 2018 | No Comments

On 20th September 2018 in Brussels, the European Commission, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) and the European Disability Forum (EDF) held a conference at the DEVCO InfoPoint, entitled “Mobility in cities that leave no one behind, Perspectives from persons with disabilities in Europe and the Global South.

FOCUS ON –  New study on the inclusion of Syrian refugees with disabilities in Jordan & Lebanon

FOCUS ON – New study on the inclusion of Syrian refugees with disabilities in Jordan & Lebanon

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2018 | No Comments

More than 60% of the Syrian refugee households include a person with disability, and 1/5 of refugees in Lebanon and Jordan have a disability, according to a new study by HI and iMMAP*.

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2018 | No Comments

HI is calling on 4,500 Members of Parliaments to act against the use of explosive weapons in populated areas, an almost systematic practice in present-day conflicts, of which 92% of casualties are civilians.