Good Practice

Feb 10, 2016,

Independent Living Video Goes Viral

The Independent Living organization of Greece “i-living” was founded in December 2014 and is the only Greek organization that promotes Independent Living. “i-living” is a disabled people’s organization which follows the trend of modern human rights advocacy.

Jan 27, 2016,

The Netherlands Finally Adopting the UN CRPD!!!

Thursday, 21st January 2016, will be remembered as the day when the Netherlands finally has adopted the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN CRPD). With this action the Netherlands becomes one of the last countries in Europe which officially recognises disabled persons’ human rights.

Jan 23, 2016,

Extended Deadline: Call for Nominations on Early Childhood Intervention – by 31st January 2016

EASPD and Zero Project are collecting models of innovative good practices on Early Childhood! A call for nominations was launched in December 2015. It has now been extended until 31st January. So, if you are interested in submitting a nomination form, don’t miss this opportunity! This is how you can do this: Nominate a practice, following the instructions and completing the…

Jan 21, 2016,

The ENIL Myth Buster Now Available in 13 Languages!

A little more than a year ago ENIL published a Myth Buster on Independent Living dealing with some of the most common misconceptions about disabled people, independent living and personal assistance…

Jan 13, 2016,

FIRAH’s Calls for Projects Now Open!

The International Foundation for Applied Disability Research (FIRAH) today opens its 2016 Call for Projects for applied research on disabilities and an Autism and New Technologies Call for Projects.

Dec 22, 2015,

December Update – ENIL Advocacy Officer

In the framework of advocacy ENIL is represented at many events and meetings. Some of the December ones are reported below. In the second part of this article you will find an update with interesting news from other NGOs and the European institutions.

Dec 04, 2015,

Recap of 3rd December – Europe And Beyond

On the day after the celebrations ENIL makes an overview of the numerous and exciting events that happened throughout Europe. The list of events below is by no means exhaustive, it only gives a flavour of the tremendous excitement that could be felt thanks to all independent living and human rights activist!

Nov 25, 2015,

Freedom Drive Update – 25 November 2015

Almost two months have passed after the huge and successful ENIL Brussels Freedom Drive 2015! Herewith we present you with some of the important follow-ups of the event.