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ZERO PROJECT 2021 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED!

The Zero Project is happy to announce the Shortlist of projects for the Zero Project Award 2021! These nominated Practices and Policies have made it through a detailed quality check and through one round of peer-reviewing from experts – with and without disabilities – from around the world. From an incredible 475 nominations, 178 nominations […]

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The Zero Project is looking for a project manager!

We are looking for a Project Manager who is available full time and willing to join a highly motivated team with worldwide outreach. Ideally someone who is ready to accept the challenges of a dynamic, fast-developing project. Our office is located in the center of Vienna, in the beautiful building of the old stock exchange. […]

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 […]