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We are European Disability Forum an umbrella organisation of persons with disabilities that defends the interests of over 100 million persons with disabilities in Europe. 

We are an independent non-governmental organisation (NGO) that brings together representative organisations of persons with disabilities from across Europe.

We are run by persons with disabilities and their families. We are a strong united voice of persons with disabilities in Europe.

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| Women and girls
2021 achievement of EDF Women's Committee

EDF Women’s Committee is composed of 10 members coming from all over Europe and representing different groups of...

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| Accessibility, New European Bauhaus
New European Bauhaus Prize 2022

On 18 January 2022, the European Commission launched the second edition of the New European Bauhaus Prizes 2022....

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Join us in our events

Webinar. Learning from experience: data-driven advocacy for inclusive employment and social protection

Date and time 1st February 2022, from 10 AM to 11:15 AM Central European Time (CET) Background information...

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High level European Regional Disability Summit. Perspectives on pan -European international cooperation

Tuesday, 8th February 2022, 10:00 – 13:00 CET (Brussels time) The European Disability Forum is inviting you to...

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Webinar on Ensuring accessible digital services and platforms for persons with disabilities through the Digital Services Act

On 8 December 2021, from 15:00 to 16:30 CET (Brussels time), Renew Europe, with the support of the...

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25th anniversary of EDF

2022 marks the 25th anniversary of the European Disability Forum (EDF). Join us to celebrate the advances of the disability movement! 

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