REGISTER NOW: 2018 Forum of EURECO
On March 13 2018, EASPD together with the Centre for Planning and Evaluation of Social Services (ZPE) at the University of Siegen will be hosting a Joint Research Forum 2018 of the "European research platform for inclusive community planning and service development for people with disabilities (EURECO).
Vacancy: Events and Communication Officer
We are looking for a Events and Communication Officer to join our team. Deadline for application is 19 February 2018.
Report release: EASPD Review of the European Disability Strategy 2010-2020
EASPD has released a report on the European Disability Strategy (EDS) 2010-2020.
Co-production: Working together to create inclusive employment opportunities!
On Tuesday 30 January, EASPD and its partners in the Taskforce “Support Services of Tomorrow” (EDF, COFACE Families-Europe, ENIL, Inclusion Europe and MHE-SME) co-hosted the event ‘Co-producing employment initiatives for young persons with disabilities and mental health problems’ alongside MEP Brando Benifei.
EU needs to boost social infrastructure investment, new report says
On the 23 January, the High-Level Taskforce on Investing in Social Infrastructure in Europe presented their report on how to boost investment in healthcare, long-term care, education and social housing in the European Union. Highlighting important underinvestment in these areas, the high-level taskforce led by former President of the European Commission Romano Prodi recommends practical steps the European Union and relevant stakeholders should take to meet the funding gap.
EASPD meets Springboard Consulting in Parma, Italy
On the 9 to 10 October 2017, our Vice-President, Dr Fabrizio Fea of Associazione Scuola Viva onlus represented EASPD at Springboard Consulting’s conference in Parma, Italy.