May 05, 2022 Independent Living

Press Release: ENIL Calls on the EU to fully implement the UN CRPD

In Brussels, 5 May 2022 – On the occasion of the 9th Edition of the Independent Living Day on the 5th of May, the European Network on Independent Living (ENIL) calls on the EU to ensure the full implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with...

France: Update on Personal Assistance

In France, the 2005 law gave us, among other things, the right to publicly-funded Personal Assistance. After filing a request to the local agency responsible for disabled people, we are allocated a number of personal assistance hours per day. The local agency only gives us funding based on an hourly...

May 5th Events

Here are 4 events which will take place on May 5th: 1. Young Disabled Leaders and the Importance of Being Involved in the Decision Making Process Organised by the ENIL Youth Network Date: May 5th 2022, 10:00 – 11:30 CEST Registration: here Accessibility: English captioning and International sign language...

European Network on Independent Living

ENIL is a cross - disability rights civil society organization working in all EU countries. ENIL represents the disability movement for human rights and social inclusion based on solidarity, peer support, deinstitutionalisation, democracy, self-representation, cross disability and self-determination.

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