European Parliament seminar to discuss person-centred planning

On 19 November, Inclusion Europe will organise an important Policy Seminar at the European Parliament, concentrating on Article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

European Parliament seminar to discuss person-centred planning
etrInclusion Europe is organising an important conference
at the European Parliament with the help of
Member of the European Parliament Richard Howitt.This conference will be about the United Nations Convention

on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

They will talk about how the community can help
people with intellectual disabilities to live on their own.

The New Paths to Inclusion Network will also talk about
what they learnt from their project.

There will be policy-makers, NGOs and self-advocates.
The event will be, for the most part, accessible.

To register, fill in this form and return it to Magdi Birtha
at m.birtha@inclusion-europe.org.


On 19 November, Inclusion Europe will organise an important Policy Seminar at the European Parliament, concentrating on Article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, and particularly on the 
involvement of the community in supporting people with intellectual disabilities to live independently. Hosted by Richard Howitt MEP, the event will discuss using person-centred planning in furthering the deinstitutionalisation process, drawing on the policy input of experts in the field and on good practices collected by partners in the New Paths to InclUsion Network


Speakers will include Jan Jarab, Regional Representative for Europe of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, representatives from the Disability Unit in the European Commission, as well as heads of European-level Disability NGOs, project partners and self-advocates. With many self-advocates in the audience, the event will, for the most part, be accessible. You can find the agenda here.


To register, fill in this form and return it to Inclusion Europe Policy Officer Magdi Birtha at m.birtha@inclusion-europe.org. The registration deadline is 9 November.

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