European Social Network meeting focuses on public services for people with disbabilities

On 5 April, FRA took part in the fourth meeting of the European Social Network (ESN)’s Working Group on Disability in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Meeting kicks off fieldwork on deinstitutionalisation of persons with disabilities

On 16 and 17 March, representatives of the FRANET contractors working on the fieldwork phase of FRA’s project on the right to independent living of persons with disabilities met in Vienna to kick off the national qualitative research.

Nordic conference looks at implementing the CRPD

On 17 November, FRA took part in a Nordic Conference on the implementation of the UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Malmö.

FRA addresses UN Disability Committee

FRA will address the opening of the 14th session of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 17 August in Geneva. It will use this opportunity to illustrate how robust evidence and independent expertise can help people with disabilities enjoy their rights on an equal basis with others.