On 8 March, the Agency will speak at a hearing at the European Parliament on EU Funds and independent living for people with disabilities. FRA will draw on findings from its ‘From institutions to community living’ reports.
The Agency will launch three reports on the right to independent living of people with disabilities at the ‘Dignity + Independent living = DI (deinstitutionalisation)’ conference in Tallinn on 12-13 October.
On 3 October in Brussels, the EU Framework to promote, protect and monitor the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) will meet with the European Commission, the EU’s focal point for implementing the CRPD.
The Agency will join experts convened by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) to discuss the participation of people with disabilities in political and public life on 22 June.
Members of the EU Framework on the EU’s implementation of the UN Disability Convention (CRPD) will meet EU Member State representatives during an informal meeting of the EU Council’s working party on human rights.