EPR monitors and gives input to European policies and initiatives related to disability as they can impact the day-to-day operations of service providers. It is important for service providers to understand the stakes of disability-related legislation and initiatives, their consequences and how they could engage with the initiatives to support their work.

European Pillar of Social Rights – see our dedicated page here

:: The European Pillar of Social Rights and service delivery for persons with disabilities – Analytical paper 2017

:: Public consultation on the European Pillar of Social Rights – EPR Response 2016

European Disability Strategy 2010-2020   

:: Analytical paper – briefing and recommendations for the future 2017

:: Public consultation on the review of the Strategy  – EPR response 2016

:: The EU Disability Strategy 2010-2020 – Analytical paper 2011

Long-term care (LTC) and ageing

:: Analytical paper on Long-Term Care: Older People & Disability – Analytical paper 2018

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD)

:: The impact of the European Semester and the UNCRPD on the right to work for people with disabilities – Analytical paper December 2015

:: Mainstreamed and Community-based services – Analytical paper 2016