May 05, 2016

Vision of Independent Living Comes Alive on the 3rd European Independent Living Day

Brussels, 5 May – More than 30 organisations of disabled people across Europe are marking the 3rd European Independent Living Day. The European Independent Living Day, celebrated on 5 May, is an annual event to raise awareness about the right to Independent Living and its importance for disabled people. Launched by the european Network on...
(Türkçe) AİHM Türkiye Kararı: ’Konservatuvarda engelli öğrenciler için gerekli fiziksel imkânların sağlanamaması insan hakları ihlâlidir.

(Türkçe) AİHM Türkiye Kararı: ’Konservatuvarda engelli öğrenciler için gerekli fiziksel imkânların sağlanamaması insan hakları ihlâlidir.

(Türkçe) AİHM, görme engelli bir öğrencinin konservatuvara yaptığı başvurunun reddedilmesini haksız buldu.
Conference on the implementation of Article 19 in Turkey

Conference on the implementation of Article 19 in Turkey

More than 50 people – policy-makers, activists, experts, service providers and civil society represetnatives – took part in ILNET’s final conference, held on 16...

Meeting Place

Sevgi Çiçek Hilton

Sevgi Çiçek Hilton

"Freedom" and "Independent" are two exciting words that we all love.  So is the phrase ‘Independent Living’! Therefore, I am very happy to be...
Mitko Nikolov

Mitko Nikolov

Hi, my name is Mitko Nikolov. I live in Vidin – a small town on the Danube river in Bulgaria. I’m a 38-year-old wheelchair...
Yeşim Kara

Yeşim Kara

I am 35 years old and I have been living in Istanbul since 1997 which is the start date of my university study on...