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EAPSD co-signs letter asking for the withdrawal of the Draft Additional Protocol to the Oviedo Convention

EASPD, together with 5 other organisations, has co-signed the attached letter addressed to the Committee on Bioethics of the Council of Europe, expressing deep concerns over the human rights violations potentially to be taken by the CoE.

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UN COSP: EASPD side event: How can we use arts and culture to promote inclusion of persons with disabilities?

Join EASPD's side event on arts and culture at the United Nations Conference of State Parties on 3rd December. 

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Life after Violence: A Study on Violence against women with intellectual disabilities in institutions by Inclusion Europe

Inclusion Europe has recently published a new report which focuses on the violence against women with intellectual disabilities in institutions.  EASPD has provided a summary of the issues and discussion found in the report. 

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Last publications

Key recommendations on the European Disability Strategy post 2020

In light of the current negotiation of the future European Disability Strategy, EASPD has published its recommendations to enable support and social care services help realise the full implementation of the UNCRPD across Europe

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Event report release: The EU Investment Plan - Investing in Social Care & Support

Following our joint conference with the European Policy Centre (EPC), on the EU Investment Plan and investing in social care and support, the EPC has published its ev

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Press releases


On the 12th November EASPD brought together social service providers in the field of disability and the Head of Cabinet for Dubravka Suica to the launch its Second Snapshot Report on the Impact of COVID-19 on Disability Services.


On 16th October the General Assembly of the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities’ (EASPD) elected a new Executive Committee and Board


Hosted on 14th-15th October 'the Art of Inclusion - Disability and Diversity in Arts and Culture' conference showcased the work of artists and performers from across the world while calling for a clear strategy to promote meaningful inclusion.