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EASPD Internship Opportunity: Research and Innovation Assistant

01-10-2020

EASPD is looking for a Research and Innovation Assistant to support the identification, valorisation, unlocking and upscaling of knowledge, knowhow and expertise available at grass roots level in support services for persons with disabilities.

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Flemish Welfare Association testifies in Corona Commission: Lockdown is at odds with DNA of welfare facilities

24-09-2020

In the 23rd September edition of its e-magazine, De Facto, the Flemish Welfare Association (Vlaams Welzijnsverbond) gave its view on the Covid-19 crisis, after presenting it to the Corona Committee of the Flemish Parliament.

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Join us for EASPD's Policy Café!

23-09-2020

On the 5th October form 14h00-16h00 CEST EASPD will hold its first online Policy Café on the Child Guarantee and the European Disability Strategy. The Café will provide an opportunity for EASPD members to provide feedback to the EASPD policy team on how EU policies can better support their work at a national level.

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Extraordinary Erasmus+ calls to respond to the coronavirus epidemic

21-09-2020

The European Commission has recently launched two extraordinary Erasmus + calls for Coronavirus impact to support digital education readiness and creative skills.

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Help shape a better EASPD, apply to a governance position! Extended deadline!

18-09-2020

In October 2020, the 4-year mandate of the current EASPD Executive Committee and Board is coming to an end. Read more about all the governance positions open for election here.

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Open Letter to the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers and Committee on Bioethics regarding the Draft Additional Protocol to the Oviedo Convention

16-09-2020

The Council of Europe is being called on by social care organisations to withdraw a draft protocol according to which measures as confinement, isolation, binding, drugging and electroshock would be used as a medical treatment in mental health care facilities. While working on a protocol allegedly intended to shelter persons suffering from mental conditions, the Committee on Bioethics of the Council of Europe is actually trying to find ways to force patients undergo interventions.

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Vacancy: Policy Officer at EASPD

15-09-2020

EASPD is looking for an experienced Policy Officer to join us at its headquarters in Brussels.

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ENTELIS+ Project Workshop during 17th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs

14-09-2020

On the 9th September 2020, during the 17th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, the ENTELIS+ Project (an Erasmus+ project) Workshop successfully took place.

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How to put reasonable accommodation into practice – guide of promising practices

11-09-2020

The European Commission's latest guide presents the promising practices of reasonable accommodations introduced by employers from both the public and private sectors.

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Back to work: what’s hot in September 2020!

10-09-2020

Following the summer break, EASPD is back at work, refreshed and re-invigorated.  

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