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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 a unique platform which brings together representative organisation of persons with disabilities from across Europe. EDF is run by persons with disabilities and their families. We are a front runner for disability rights. We are a strong, united voice of persons with disabilities in Europe.


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WORK FORUM ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE UN CONVENTION

Brussels, 30 April 2015 | This year’s Work Forum on the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) took place yesterday in Brussels. EDF and its members were there to present the perspective of 80 million persons with disabilities.

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COMMISSIONER THYSSEN COMMITS TO SUPPORT THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Brussels, 22 April 2015 | On 20 April 2015, EDF and the Belgian Disability Forum (BDF) met Commissioner Marianne Thyssen to discuss the EU's responsibilities towards persons with disabilities.

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EDF & AGE PLATFORM CALL THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION FOR AN INCLUSIVE DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET STRATEGY

One of the highest priorities of the current European Commission is to boost the European digital economy. The European Disability Forum (EDF) and AGE Platform Europe (AGE) support the Commission’s commitment to adopt an ambitious Digital Single Market (DSM) strategy as long as it leaves nobody behind.

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