Our mission is working for a world with zero barriers. Worldwide, the Zero Project finds and shares models that improve the daily lives and legal rights of all persons with disabilities.

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First Zero Project Analysis on Early Childhood Intervention is out

It is universally recognized that the period of early childhood is one of the most important phases for the development and well-being of any child. The intimate contact between mother and child will significantly shape the child’s future disposition…

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Innovative Practice 2016: Wayfindr - Empowering vision impaired people to travel independently

The mission of Wayfindr is to create an Open Standard for Audio Wayfinding. This practice helps to empower vision-impaired people to move independently throughout their various environments – by giving them access to reliable, consistent directions from their smart phones and other devices. Click on the video to learn more!

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Innovative Policy 2016: Inclusive Education in post-war instability

© Charlotte Curd Fairfax NZA New Zealand daily newspaper dedicated recently a story to Dr Karen Khayat and her work on inclusive education in Iraq! The Iraqi Kurdistan’s Inclusive Education Programme of 2007 was recognised as one of our 12 Innovative Polices 2016. Read the news story!

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Question 3. How accessible are urban public transport systems?

socialindicators-urbandev-apr16Are all urban public transports (bus, metro, tram, train) accessible to all persons with disabilities?

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E-Learning tools supporting students with learning difficulties

Drawing - Session e-Learning tools for students with learning difficultiesLive from the Zero Project Conference 2016 – session on e-learning tools for students with learning difficulties. Click on the drawing to enlarge it!

How personal assistance budget works

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Personal assistant budgets are a completely different approach to providing services.

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Tom DE MOOR IT Manager of VCLB in Gent/Belgium
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