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 has been made in recent years in advancing the rights of persons with disabilities in EU external action. Commisisoner Mimica said 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.