The conference will be organized by the Community Associations of Persons with Disabilities of the Republic of Croatia (SOIH) and the European Disability Forum (European Disability Forum).
The objective is to bring together participants in the debate on the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and in the field of the promotion of the status of persons with disabilities. The event is organized and funded by SOIH and EDF with financial support from MDOMSP.
Participants of national and international representatives of civil society organizations and other senior officials and representatives of state administration are expected to attend. The aim is to improve the position of persons with disabilities. Strategic documents on the position of persons with disabilities, such as the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, funding for organizations of persons with disabilities, expert witnesses and the position of persons with disabilities in EU Member States, will be discussed. The Ministry of Demography, Family, Youth and Social Policy will co-finance this conference.