Brussels 21 March 2015 // March is the month dedicated to the awareness on nutrition and hydration as an important part of quality care in health and social care settings,
The Permanent Representation of the Netherlands in Brussels hosted the conference “Towards a Sustainable Food Policy” on Friday 11th March to discuss the report on the shift from agricultural policies to food policies, by recognising the strong link between sustainability and health and giving more importance to the role of the consumers in the food production chain.
Brussels 15 March 2016 // The International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus participated for the first time in the first International Disability Alliance (IDA) Board meeting of 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Brussels 14 March 2016 // The “Accessible Technology for Independent Living” conference organized by Google and the European Disability Forum took place the 1st March at the European Parliament, in Brussels.
Innovative technologies facilitate the lives of people with disability and enable them to be more independent as well as included in the society. Moreover, these technologies improve accessibility, which is a precondition for the enjoyment of other human rights, such as access to information or freedom of movement.