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Collaborative project aims to improve guide-dog services across Europe
Image of two guide-dog users walking down stairs According to research undertaken in the UK, blind people who own guide dogs are twice as independent as those who do not own guide dogs, participating more actively in society and being more likely to be employed. In spite of this, not all European citizens who need guide dogs are able to obtain them, often due to funding limitations in many states, which can result in inconsistent criteria and hence poorly trained dogs, or a shortage of instructors and therefore a lack of guide dogs
Publication date: 14-12-2011.Read more: Collaborative project aims to improve guide-dog services across Europe
The University of Vic and the Design for All Foundation sign a agreement to integrate Design for All into educational intiatives
Image showing the Rector of the University of Vic and President of the Design for All Foundation shaking hands On 18 October 2011, the University of Vic and the Design for All Foundation signed a collaboration agreement to carry out Design for All initiatives and educational programmes, and in so doing to work together to disseminate and share knowledge, with the aim of contributing to the improvement of society through teaching, continuing professional development and raising public awareness
Publication date: 21-10-2011.Read more: The University of Vic and the Design for All Foundation sign a agreement to integrate Design for All into educational intiatives
Design for All Foundation supports the EDF Freedom of Movement campaign
Image showing women wearing "Freedom of Movement" t-shirts Last month the Design for All Foundation pledged its support to the European Disability Forum (EDF) Freedom of Movement campaign. This campaign seeks to ensure that disabled people are able to take advantage of the same rights held by all European Union (EU) citizens to move, work, study and live in EU Member States
Publication date: 30-09-2011.Read more: Design for All Foundation supports the EDF Freedom of Movement campaign
ECOM Maria José Vázquez Personal Independence Awards
To celebrate its 40th anniversary, ECOM, an associative movement comprising organisations of physically disabled people, has announced the María José Vázquez Personal Independence Awards, which recognise the work undertaken by individuals, organisations, institutions and businesses to facilitate the personal independence of physically disabled people
Publication date: 01-09-2011.Read more: ECOM Maria José Vázquez Personal Independence Awards
Sumindes joins the Network of Towns and Cities for All
Logo Sumindes The company Sumindes specializes in the manufacture and distribution of objects made of foamy (also called eva rubber), and is in constant search of new design solutions which range from games for children and adults, up to articles for desks, the beach or promotional gifts, amongst others
Publication date: 11-05-2011.Read more: Sumindes joins the Network of Towns and Cities for All
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