European Pillar of Social Rights & European Semester
The European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) is an initiative launched by the European Commission with very ambitious aims; to bring back the social dimension of the EU, rebalance economic policies with social considerations, reconnect with European citizens,
while at the same time addressing key issues related to changes in the world of work and society more generally, promoting higher social standards. EUD aims to ensure that all the principles and especially Principle 17 are realised for deaf persons in the EU.
What are the positive and negative provisions for deaf people in the provisionally agreed upon text on the EU Directive establishing a European Disability Card?
On 8th February 2024, following the second trilogue negotiations, the European Parliament and European Council reached
The EU Takes Historic Step to Combat Violence Against Women but fails to criminalise rape or ban forced-sterilisation
On 6th February 2024, the EU Council and the EU Parliament reached a provisional agreement
WEBINAR: Empowering Deaf Citizens: A Productive Webinar on Achieving Deaf Rights via the EU Semester Framework
The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) organised a highly informative and productive webinar on
Each year, the European Commission organises its European Day of Persons with Disabilities conference (EDPD).