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Our Objectives

Promote active and inclusive citizenship based on the grass roots disabled peoples movement including the philosophy of the social model of disability and independent living

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Our Objectives

Provide and publicise access to a participatory legal, social and policy voice for disabled people

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Our Objectives

Promoting the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons of Disabilities especially but not exclusively Article 19

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Our Objectives

Research, lobbying, education and action opportunities

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  • Change does not come because we wait for it, but because we fight for it. While we have a framework of rights, those rights must have a political will behind them so that they are implemented, monitored, shaped and improved by disabled people themselves. It is up to us to change our lives and convince others to support us in doing so until we achieve independent living and equality everywhere for all disabled people.