Welcome to the Horizontal Issues Knowledge Centre!
Here you will be able to find regularly updated database of theoretical and practical materials & resources on Horizontal Issues for service provision to people with disabilities, such as :
- Policy and Legislation
- Quality of Services
- Funding of Services
- Users' involvement and Co-production
You'll also be able to find information related to several EASPD projects. At the moment, the projects available are:
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Getting More of Life Improving the Timeliness of Person-Centred Approaches
This is a summary of a third workshop about learning more about how to build the local capacity to offer many more people the kinds of independent living opportunities.
Global Disability Rights Library
This is a collection of resources for decision makers and advocates for disability rights worldwide.
Grant Block Exemption Regulation
DescriptionRegulation declaring certain categories of aid compatible with the internal market, especially for employment investment to persons with disabilities (see section 21/31/52/53/54).
Guidance for beneficiaries of European Structural and Investment Funds and related EU instruments
This Guidance sums up the main EU funds and their aims. It also explains the ways how you can access these funds.
Guidelines for Disability Data Collection Tools and Measurement
The purpose of these Guidelines is to provide a uniform disability data collection and measurement approach, that is aligned with international standards, and thereby contribute for the creation of a centralized database on the areas of disability in the future.
Handbook: 'What Is Essential Is Invisible to the Eye (INV)'
This booklet presents a pedagogical model that INV developed, which is a conceptual method for the relationship between the professional and the person with intellectual disabilities.
High Level Group on Disability Discussion Paper
The theme of this document is: disability mainstreaming in the new streamlined European social protection and inclusion processes.
Holistic Report: Monitoring of Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Republic of Moldova
The holistic report focuses on three fields: firstly, the analysis of individual experience of persons with disabilities from the Republic of Moldova; secondly, the monitoring of legislation, policies and programs regarding the observance of rights of persons with disabilities in Republic of Moldova; and, thirdly, the monitoring of mass-media and society’s attitude towards persons with disabilities.
How Can the European Semester Help to Implement the UN CRPD
The EASPD report proposes recommendations on how the EU and its Member States can further develop disability friendly legislation and practices through the European Semester; especially in areas such as inclusive labour markets, inclusive education settings and living in the community. The report ends with several national messages from EASPD’s member organisations on the Country-Specific Recommendations, Country Reports and National Reform Programmes for their own respective Member States.
How the European Semester can Help to Implement the UNCRPD
The EASPD report proposes recommendations on how the EU and its Member States can further develop disability friendly legislation and practices through the European Semester; especially in areas such as inclusive labour markets, inclusive education settings and living in the community.