Is there an umbrella organization representing, at minimum, 50% of all those associations for persons with disabilities, that receives directly basic public funding?


In detail

36% of respondents confirmed such an organisation exists, representing over 50% of associations for people with disability and receives directly public funding, while 35% stated that such an organisation exists but wither dos not represent over 50% of the associations or receives public funding. Main issues included:

  • The inability of an organisation to meet criteria for membership and to establish themselves as an umbrella organisation
  • Lack of sustainable funding
  • The existence of several separate organisations instead of an umbrella organisation