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The European Disability Forum

The European Disability Forum is an independent NGO that represents the interests of 80 million Europeans with disabilities. EDF is the only European platform run by persons with disabilities and their families. We are the front runner for disability rights. We are the voice of persons with disabilities in Europe.


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POST-2015 FRAMEWORK FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION HAS BEEN ADOPTED

EDF welcomes the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), which was officially adopted on 18th March 2015 at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan, and it is disability-inclusive. EDF will continue following this topic and advocating for the inclusion of persons with disabilities in disaster risk reduction also on European level.

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EDF LAUNCHES ITS ALTERNATIVE REPORT ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Brussels, 18 March 2015 | EDF is very happy to announce that it has submitted its Alternative Report on the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with disabilities (UN CRPD) in Europe to the United Nations Committee.

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BLUEPRINT TO DOUBLE USE OF EU COLLECTIVE LAND PASSENGER TRANSPORT BY 2025

Brussels 16 March 2015 | European Citizens’ Mobility Forum proposes Action Programme blueprint to EU policy decision-makers on doubling use of collective land passenger transport by 2025.

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