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Observatory of the crisis
Whati is the observatory on the impact of the crisis Click here to answer the accessible survey on the impact of the crisis on your life click here to know how to get involved in your country 
 
 
>WHAT IS THE OBSERVATORY ON THE IMPACT OF THE CRISIS?
 
 
 
The Economic crisis in the EU is having devastating effects on the economic, political and social structures that have been built in our societies over the last decades.
 
Despite the fact that European Union’s “Europe 2020” strategy has made social inclusion 1 of the 3 pillars bringing Europe out the crisis, we denounce that current economic, social and political policies adopted by Member States and the EU may lead to an increase in the numbers so of people experiencing social exclusion in Europe.
 
We created a monitoring tool: the EDF observatory on the impact of the economic crisis on the rights of persons with disabilities.
 
This will monitor, through the collection of adequate examples by EDF members, the measures taken by EU member states, European Union institutions and International financial institutions.
 
 
 
> DOWNLOAD EDF LATEST RESOLUTION ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS WAY OUT OF THE CRISIS HERE
 
 
 
> BACKGROUND
 
 
EDF is concerned by the economic crisis since it all started;
we adopted 2 important documents within the disability movement.
You can download them below:
 
 
 
word document EDF emergency resolution on economic crisis 2010

 
  

> CONTACT EDF
 
Simona Giarratano | T +32 503 12 27 |  simona.giarratano@edf-feph.org
 


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