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Advancing Personal and Household Service in Europe: EU project to organise a series of national events

17-05-2019

In the framework of the Ad-PHS project, partners of the consortium are planning to organise a series of national events aimed at discussion policies and practices on Personal and Household Services (PHS) in different European countries.

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Open call for new Activage Project!

17-05-2019

The ACTIVAGE project aims to be a platform for the development of innovative solutions focused on improving elderly people's quality of life and autonomy.

 

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Just4All seminar! Register now

17-05-2019

The Just4All project invite you to join a seminar where they will discuss the issues that key legal professions have encountered while trying to provide the best access to justice to persons with disabilities as well as the solutions in terms of training and the role of European Union in that respect.

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Save the date! PESSIS+ Project Final Conference

16-05-2019

The PESSIS+ project aimed to strengthen the capacity of the Federation of European Social Employers in view of their participation in European Social Dialogue structures.

PESSIS+ also helped to further understand how social dialogue is organised across Europe and to explore needs and challenges of employers and workforce in the sector. This was achieved through extensive research and stakeholder meetings, both at national and EU level.

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Taking the next step to BEYOND

15-05-2019

On 2nd-3rd May the partners of the Erasmus+ project BEYOND, gathered in Tampere, Finland to discuss the next steps in the development of their training course, which will empower support services to facilitate the transition towards fully inclusive education.

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People are not your greatest asset

09-05-2019

“People are your greatest asset”, five words that you have surely heard before! In this newsletter’s editorial the EASPD Development, Research and Innovation (DRI) Team argue that it is not the people in your organisation who make it successful but in fact the way you empower them. 

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European Parliament gives the go ahead for future EU funding programme InvestEU

02-05-2019

On the 18th April, the European Commission welcomed the European Parliament’s vote on InvestEU, the programme to boost investment in Europe in the next long-term EU budget. This vote brings InvestEU one step closer to its creation.

InvestEU will make EU funding for investment projects simpler to access and more effective, since it will bring together under one roof and with a single brand the European Fund for Strategic Investments and 13 other EU financial instruments currently supporting investment in the EU.

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New EASPD report on self-directed support for service providers

02-05-2019

EASPD have released a report on Self-Directed Support for Service Providers written by three researchers with vast experience in the disability field.

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Meet the candidates for the open position within the EASPD board (elections General Assembly 18th May)!

02-05-2019

At the General Assembly (GA) on 18th May 2019 in Bucharest, Romania, 1 position in the EASPD board will be open for election.

Meet the candidates who applied for the open position!

List in alphabetical order:

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Persons with disabilities: 10 reasons to vote in the European elections

30-04-2019

In the run up to the next European elections the European Disability Forum (EDF) have been working on a campaign to spread awareness on the difficulties persons with disabilities still face when trying to vote and the importance of voting in the next elections. They have published 10 reasons why persons with disabilities should vote in the elections to encourage persons with disabilities to vote and spread how the EU has a big impact on the lives of persons with disabilities.

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