Innovative Policies 2015 on Independent Living & Political Participation

Introduction to Innovative Policies 2015

Policies can be excellent tools for promoting social change. Innovative Policies 2015 concern all government levels, from the local level, to the regional, up to the national level, and they regard all aspects of Articles 19 & 29 of the CRPD.

Nominated policiesThe Zero Project received in total 27 policy nominations from 20 countries.
Shortlisted policies19 Innovative Policies have been shortlisted by the Scientific Advisory Board of the Zero Project.
Selected policies11 Innovative Policies have been selected by the Scientific Advisory Board of the Zero Project.
Categories• Laws: Austria (Upper Austria), Japan, Sweden, Uganda
• Decrees: Belgium (Flanders), Spain
• Policies: South Africa, Sweden
• Strategy: New Zealand
• Funding agreement: Luxembourg, United Kingdom

Ms. Ingrid HEINDORF, World Future Council
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