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Zero Project receives 475 nominations from 93 countries!

After carefully reviewing the nominations in the last few weeks the final figures have now been counted! Once again, we have broken the record and received 475 practices, overhauling the record of 469 nominations from last year on the topic of Inclusive Education. A huge thank you to everyone who has made a nomination. We […]

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The Zero Project/IAAP/G3ict Webinar series on “Highlighting 2020 Educational Innovative Initiatives”

The Zero Project, and International Association of Accessibility Professionals: IAAP, a division of G3ict – The Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs, have come together to offer a series of free innovating webinars. Through sharing best practices that are not only global, scalable and either free or at low-cost, we are hopeful these solutions can be […]

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WHY NOMINATING INNOVATIVE POLICIES IS SO IMPORTANT

The Innovative Practices rightly get a lot of attention for their amazing work around the world to improve the lives of persons with disabilities. They also normally make up more than three-quarters of our awardees and show the incredible change that NGOs and businesses can create. But what about the Innovative Policies? Why should policies […]

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Deadline Extended until 5th July 2020!

After a record-breaking week of nominations, we simply cannot close the call in just 2 days! We are trying to answer your questions as best as we can and have therefore decided to extend the deadline until midnight on Sunday 5th July!  Don’t forget, we have loads of information that can help you, to access […]

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Join Access Israel’s Webinar on “Global Sharing of Accessibility and Inclusion during COVID-19 crisis”

The Zero Project has joined forces with Access Israel on  “Global Sharing of Accessibility and Inclusion during COVID-19 crisis” – a series of international webinars. Don’t miss the first Zoom webinar event on Thursday, May 7th 2020 at 15:30 GMT which will include best practices from the USA, Austria, Israel and Spain. Registration is free  – […]

45 MEPs demand that Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative must fund support services for persons with disabilities

45 MEPs have demanded the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative to secure funding for support and care services for people with disabilities. The letter is addressed to European Commission President Von der Leyen and EU Council President Michel and calls attention to the alarming lack of funding for services that provide care and support for persons […]

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Share your publications, webinars and announcements!

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world upside down, in the past couple of weeks, with still challenging times ahead. To ensure that no one is left behind during this difficult time, we think it is important to share information and measurements in order to support the disability community accordingly. Therefore, a call to our […]

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IDA launches IDA COVID-19 webpage with recommendations towards a Disability-Inclusive COVID19 Response

In the light of the COVID19 pandemic and with the aim to support a disability-inclusive response to the crisis, the International Disability Alliance (IDA) has launched the IDA COVID-19 webpage to share the most recent updates and resources as they become available. The IDA COVID-19 webpage includes key recommendations towards a Disability-Inclusive COVID19 Response as […]