Zero Project Awards the EEG

The European Expert Group on Transition from Institutional to Community-based care received an award from the Zero Project: Independent Living and Political Participation in 2015!!!

“Think Different, Think Equal” Campaign

The European Network on Independent Living (ENIL) is launched a series of four videos entitled “Think Different, Think Equal” to empower and raise awareness about the rights of disabled people in Europe. Developed by a group of young disabled people from fifteen European countries, the video campaign explores the concept of intersectionality and helps young…

Youth Meeting at the Strasbourg Freedom Drive

This video is of the first ever official Youth meeting which took place during the Strasbourg Freedom on the 12th September 2013 at the Council of Europe Youth Centre. Young disabled people from all across Europe, many of whom are members of the ENIL Youth Network participated in this meeting and this video highlights their…

Freedom Drive 2013 Campaign Video

The Freedom Drive Campaign introduces you to disabled people who will not make it to Strasbourg this year. This is an opportunity to demonstrate to Members of the European Parliament the many ways disabled people are still being discriminated and excluded from the society. The Campaign aims to show that the human rights of disabled…

For an Independent Life

This video entitled, For an Independent Life,  portrays the lives of people with disabilities in Valencia, Spain. Representatives of ENIL speak in this video about their lives, about Independent Living and Personal Assistance. They outline the current situation in Valencia and what progress can be made towards Independent Living there.

Strasbourg Study Session

Between the 21st and the 28th October 2012, the European Network on Independent Living and the Youth Department of the Council of Europe, organised a week- long study session, “Supporting Young Disabled People to Become Future Leaders of the Independent Living Movement”.

Mapping Exclusion, Facilitating Inclusion

ENIL and Mental Health Europe ( MHE) hosted a round table on ‘Mapping Exclusion , Facilitating Inclusion-How to end institutionalisation and make the right to live independently a reality for all persons with disabilities‘ in the European Parliament in Brussels on the 14th November 2012. There were a number of speakers who presented examples of…

Freedom Drive 2011 Media

Please send the links to your videos, photo galleries… to  this email Videos made by the Freedom Drivers from YHD (Slovenia) Freedom Drive Demands 2011 YHD pilgrims on Freedom drive, 2011 Freedom Drive 2011