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EU Disability (and parking) Card

In September 2023 the European Commission launched its legislative proposal for expanding the European Disability Card across the EU, to ensure access to a range of services under preferential conditions for EU citizens with disabilities.  EURORDIS (European Rare Diseases Organisation) welcomed the proposal as an “important step in the right direction”, but not without also…

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A Union of Equality

On June 27 OIFE volunteer Rebecca Tvedt Skarberg represented EURORDIS at the EU Meeting “A Union of Equality: Disability Rights and Strategies”, which was a seminar on examples of how to reach equality by using strategies to realize the rights of persons with disabilities. In order to highlight and raise awareness of the EU strategy…

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