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Some Highlights from our employment supplement

A little reminder that our employment supplement in Die Presse is still available for download from the Zero Project home page. Here is a little teaser for what’s inside: Read about Sreco Dolanc, the deaf pharmacist who graduated from a non-accessible university and go on to work in ‘Marienapotheke’, and becoming well known in the […]

Caroline Casey’s epic journey continues

Our dear friend Caroline Casey is now well into her incredible journey through Colombia in an effort to ignite a global conversation on inclusion. She has received great support along the campaign from those in Colombia, but just as importantly the #Valuable Tribe has been growing to join the cause across the globe. With less […]

Check out “This Ability” Online Newspaper

This Ability is an online disability awareness newspaper which publishes inspiring stories from around South Africa covering a vast range of topics and abilities. It aims to motivate and inspire persons with disabilities and their family and caregivers. Run by a small, but dedicated team across South Africa, the newspaper shares stories that promote empowerment, […]

Equitas winners at Disability Matters Asia Pacific event

Equitas, the Microfinance bank in India have been selected for best market place solution in the Disability Matters Asia Pacific event 2017. Many congratulations to everyone involved in the project, that some may remember was selected for the Zero Project 2017 awards in the category of Innovative Employment Practices. In case you need a re-fresh, […]

We’re going to the Harkin Summit! Are you?

We have the pleasure of presenting at the Harkin Summit on Global Disability Employment in early November. Michael Fembek will present some ideas on the topic of ‘What we know about disability around the world’. This gives us a fantastic opportunity to share once again some of the innovative practices and policies that were successful […]

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Zero Project supplement published in leading Austrian newspaper

We have had the pleasure of working with one of Austria’s leading daily newspapers “Die Presse“, in publishing a supplement detailing 43 successful models of employment for persons with disabilities. The article was circulated in the nationwide newspaper and features a selection of practices from previous years of our research, plus some 2017 Zero Project […]

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An epic 1,000km challenge in Colombia to promote #Valuable

One of our closest partners and conference allies is heading off on a spectacular adventure to promote the #valuable campaign. On 4th September 2017 Caroline Casey, founder of Binc,will embark on a 1,000 kilometre horse adventure through Colombia to ignite a global conversation on inclusion, through the #valuable campaign. Backed by global business leaders, #valuable […]

Johnson and Johnson’s GenH Challenge

Apply to the GenH Challenge with your everyday idea to change the trajectory of health. The best ideas for the future of health can come from anyone, anywhere in the world. Pioneered by Johnson & Johnson, the GenH Challenge is a social innovation prize competition uniquely incentivizing global entrepreneurs, innovators, and people on the front […]