#eu2017ee Dignity + Independent Living Conference 12th-13th October 2017, Tallinn Estonia.

Dignity + Independent living = DI

Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union #eu2017ee.

The conference will focus on advancing discussions to accelerate the transition from institution-based care to community-based support (deinstitutionalisation, DI) in the EU member states.

The aim of the conference is also to propose new approaches in the development of the concept and financing of DI and the promotion of human rights, and to support the development of the EU-wide framework of participatory social welfare policies

Speakers include Professor Gerard Quinn, Co-Chair of the Community Living for Europe: Structural Funds Watch initiative.

There will be a live stream of the event available  here.

Conference webpage

Conference Programme


Time: 09:00 – 18:00

Location: Mektory Innovation Centre, Raja 15, 12618 Tallinn, Estonia

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