Independent Living Network: Promoting the Right to Independent Living of People with Disabilities in Turkey

Independent Living Network: Promoting the Right to Independent Living of People with Disabilities in Turkey

OBJECTIVE
To increase the awareness about NGOs working in the field of disability, social inclusion and the right to live independently, and to improve the cooperation between these NGOs.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Study visits are held to Independent Living Centers in Bulgaria and Ireland.
  • Online platform is established for information sharing.
  • Independent Living Guide is prepared for disabled.
  • Independent Living Network Summer School is organized.
  • A roadmap is established for implementation of 19th article of UN Human Rights Declaration.
  • A conference is organized for implementation of the 19th article of UN Disability Rights Declaration.
  • A Protest plan is prepared for the future of Independent Living Network.