Time for Disability Development!
Commissioner Mimica commits to support disability-inclusive development within the EU
March 9, 2015
Representatives of the European Disability Forum (EDF) and of the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) met in Brussels with European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Mimica to discuss European development cooperation and the rights of persons with disabilities.
IDDC and EDF reflected on the progress which have been made in last years, going forward with the rights of persons with disabilities in EU external action.
Commisioner Mimica explained that concrete actions need to be taken now by EU institutions and delegations to ensure that all of EU development cooperation is truly inclusive and accessible.
More information: Commissioner Mimica commits to support disability-inclusive development within the EU.