Webinar on Housing & Independent Living

Date: 24th November 2021
Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CET
Registration: click here (open until the beginning of the webinar)


14:00-14:05: Introduction – Ines Bulic Cojocariu, Deputy Director, European Network on Independent Living – ENIL
14:05 – 14:15: The right to live in dignity – Thiandi Grooff, Self-advocate, the Netherlands

The situation on the ground – challenges and initiatives

14:15 – 14:25: Supported housing in Hungary – Gabor Petri, International Cooperation Officer, the National Federation of Organsiations of People with Physical Disability – MEOSZ
14:25 – 14:35: Advocating for accessible and affordable housing in Ireland – James Cawley, Policy Officer, Independent Living Movement Ireland
14:35 – 14:50: Question and Answer session, moderated by Peadar O’Dea, European Solidarity Corps volunteer, ENIL

Opportunities to improve access to housing in the European Union

14:50 – 15:00: Opportunities provided by the European Structural and Investment Funds in 2021 – 2027 – Andor Urmos, Director of ‘Bridge’ NGO and former European Commission official
15:00 – 15:10: Housing initiatives at the EU level – Alice Bergoend, Policy Assistant, European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless – FEANTSA
15:10 – 15:30: Question and Answer session and closing, moderated by Ines Bulic Cojocariu

To download the agenda, please click here.

English captioning will be provided.

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