The reality of Covid 19 for disabled migrants

Many of DRW’s participants, disabled migrants, have more difficulties in getting the daily life to function due to Covid 19. This is due to many things but mainly to inaccessible housing, the lack of social benefits and a lacking social network. Many of these people live in socio-economically marginalised areas and have difficulty leaving their homes leaving them isolated.

Short Impact Report – June 2020

This short impact report offers a glimpse of the work carried out by DRW from September 2017 until June 2020. A goal has been to keep the report short so detail is limited but still given so that the reader can gain a good understanding of the project at hand. The purpose of this document is to be able to spread information on DRW with a hope to find funding for a future national knowledge and support center for disabled migrants.

Short on the webinar: Disabled Refugees and Liberty

On Tuesday, May 5th, the Disabled Refugees Welcome Project (DRW) celebrated with European Network for Independent Living (ENIL) the European Independent Living Day and broadcast live its webinar “Disabled Refugees and Liberty”. Hear what UNHCR’s protection officer – disability inclusion Ricardo Pla Cordero says about their work with migrants with norm-breaking functionality in the EU, … Continue reading Short on the webinar: Disabled Refugees and Liberty

(Svenska) Webbinarium – Råd för bättre ömsesidig och hållbar integration i stödet till anhöriga till migranter med normbrytande funktionalitet, den 6:e maj kl.14:30-16:00

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Disabled Refugees and Liberty

Webinar – 5 May 2020 ⋅ 14:00 – 16:00 CET European Independent Living Day Organized by Disabled Refugees Welcome/Independent Living Institute and the European Network on Independent Living Register here  Disabled Refugees Welcome (DRW), a project of Independent Living Institute (ILI) is holding a webinar in cooperation with ENIL – the European Network on Independent Living. … Continue reading Disabled Refugees and Liberty

Celebrate Independent Living Day May 5th with DRW – Webinar – Disabled Refugees and Liberty

Disabled Refugees Welcome project is celebrating the European Day of Independent Living and invites you to their webinar on May 5th. The two hour long webinar will be broadcasted through the ZOOM program and will have representation from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Disabled People International (DPI), European Disability Forum (EDF) and … Continue reading Celebrate Independent Living Day May 5th with DRW – Webinar – Disabled Refugees and Liberty