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The 19th of June 2013 was the date chosen by the European Platform on Deafness, Hard of Hearing, and Deafblindness to debate the Board´s current progresses within the European Disability Forum.

Discussing the important details concerning the latest developments of the European Disability Forum (EDF) Board Elections and the strategy regarding the draft of the European Accessibility Act, which was released by the Commission last September, was the main objective of the meeting, while putting the EDF election apart. It was decided by unanimous agreement that the Platform will priories this subject and do the highest efforts to guarantee the recommendations that will make a difference, specially for the rights of Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deafened, and Deafblind people, their families and friends. The Platform meets usually every six months.