Guillaume Jacquinot is Inclusion Europe’s new policy officer. Guillaume has been fighting for the improvement of persons with disabilities’ life through his personal involvement in Disabled People’s Organisations as a student. He completed a masters focused on human rights law in France and another one in disability law in Ireland. After his studies, he got involved in national (French Council of Persons with disabilities for European Questions), European (European Union Fundamental Rights Agency) and International (Handicap International) disability policies and regularly drafted studies on and analysis of the CRPD (Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities). He has also a lot of experience in working as a supporter and activity leader for persons with disabilities in his spare time.
As policy officer at Inclusion Europe, Guillaume will support the organisation’s work on European disability policies and will promote it at the European level. He will advocate for the rights of persons with intellectual disabilities and their families to actively participate in the society and be fully included in all aspects of life.