Study Visit EPSR Action Plan: Employment of people with an intellectual disability, Aura Foundation, Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain 21-22 November 2022 14.00-13.00 (two half days)

The aim of this study visit was to focus on the services of the host organisation, and for other participants to share their experiences, exchanging good practices and challenges.

The discussions was framed in the context of the European Pillar of Social Rights, the main EU overarching initiative in the social field, which aims to support fair and well-functioning labour markets and social protection systems. The Disability Rights Strategy is one of the initiatives of the European Pillar of Social Rights Action Plan which lays out actions to achieve the Pillar’s principles.
Participants discussed what support is needed from funders and policy makers to ensure their services in this area make as much impact as possible.

This study visit focused on supporting people with intellectual disabilities in the mainstream labour market.

Aura’s Employment support programme:

More information including agenda to follow.

This meeting was for EPR members only.


Information details

Registration form Programme file

Contact person

Alicia Gómez Campos

Loredana Martínez