EUD News latest news from the EUD Website.Xyros Content Managermark.wheatley@eud.eumark.wheatley@eud.euUpdate March/April 2008 Members NewsUN CONVENTION - Joint ITU and G3ict Forum 2008 on “The Convention on the R...Thu, 01 May 2008 00:00:00 GMTLithuania - 70 Years Conference, 28 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMTWFD Board Meeting at Chile Federation of the Deaf (WFD) held their Board Meeting at Santiago, Chile from Monday 29th Sept...Wed, 01 Oct 2008 00:00:00 GMTWFD Seminar at Santiago, Chile, 22 Oct 2008 00:00:00 GMTUpdate January/February 2008 Members NewsCross Linguistic Sign language research-3 conference (CLSLR-3)Sign linguists from ar...Sat, 01 Mar 2008 00:00:00 GMTUpdate November/December 2007 Members NewsBerglind Stefansdottir elected as EUD PresidentDuring EUD Board Meeting at Brussels ...Tue, 01 Jan 2008 00:00:00 GMTUpdate October 2007 Members NewsDøves Jul reaches out to all elementary schoolsThis year Døves Jul is more than just...Thu, 01 Nov 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate September 2007 Members NewsFlemish Sign Language is alive! - Flemish Deaf Association launches awareness campai...Mon, 01 Oct 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate June 2007 NewsPart-time Administrator wanted for EUDDeadline for applications: Friday 3rd August 2007The E...Sun, 01 Jul 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate June 2007 - Special Issue 2007 Seminar on Equal Opportunities for All ReportEUD Seminar onSeminar on Equal Opportunities f...Wed, 04 Jul 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate May 2007 NewsEUD President attends International Conference “The Linguistic Rights of the Deaf:...Fri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate April 2007 Members NewsBristol University’s Deaf Studies Centre Visit Great SuccessThe Cyprus Fed...Tue, 01 May 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate March 2007 Members NewsFormer EUD Board member Wolfgang CZEMPIN passed awayOn 22 February 2007 former DGB (...Sun, 01 Apr 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate February 2007 NewsCall for interns at EUD office during summer 2007EUD is happy to welcome one or more interns...Thu, 01 Mar 2007 00:00:00 GMTUpdate January 2007 Members NewsFlemish Deaf History CongressIn the Flemish Deaf Community, 2006 will be remembered ...Thu, 01 Feb 2007 00:00:00 GMT4th German Culture Days of the Deaf German Culture Days of the Deaf were attended by over 3,000 Deaf people from all over Germany an...Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 GMTMarch for 100% Subtitles at Kln, Germany the 4th German Days of Culture Mark Wheatley, along with Alexander von Meyenn and the Board of...Fri, 29 Aug 2008 00:00:00 GMTEUDY Camp at Belgrade, Serbia Wheatley was invited to EUDY (European Union of the Deaf Youth) biannual camp at Belgrade, Serb...Thu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 GMTWarsaw Deaf Society - 60 Years Conference President Berglind Stefánsdóttir and EUD Executive Director Mark Wheatley attended the Conferenc...Mon, 15 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMTTen reasons to have sign language recognised question for governments is not whether to recognise sign language, but when and how to do that....Fri, 07 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTWeb TV for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing People Deaf and Hard of Hearing Clubs Association as well as its member clubs are performing special so...Fri, 07 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Commission selects Significan't of UK to receive e-Inclusion Award't has received a special award from the European Commission for its SignVideo service. Th...Fri, 07 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTSignmark goes Eurovision! Eurovision committee has invited deaf hip hop artist Signmark to attend in the 2009 Eurovision s...Mon, 10 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTUN DISABILITY RIGHTS CONVENTION - First Committee of experts elected first Conference of States Parties on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabiliti...Mon, 24 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTEDF Youth Committee discussed its future activities and action plan on young people with disabilities members of the Youth Committee held their annual meeting on 18 October 2008 in Brussels to defin...Mon, 24 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTCouncil of Europe Human Rights Commissioner sets out recommendations Hammarberg, Council of Europe Commissioner on Human Rights, published a "viewpoint" recognizi...Tue, 25 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTEUD participated in seminar on the new US rule on access to air travel for people with disabilities US Department of Transport organised on 17 October an information seminar in Paris on the new re...Mon, 24 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMTEUD General Assembly held their annual General Assembly at Lyon, France on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th November. EU...Tue, 09 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Day of People with Disabilities Conference mark the European Day of People with Disabilities, the European Commission organised a policy con...Wed, 10 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMTDr. dm KSA, President of SINOSZ to run for MEP national committee of FIDESZ ( approved the list of European Parliament representa...Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTCIP ICT Policy Support Programme Information Day 26 January 2009,The European Commission organised anInformation Dayon the Third Call for proposal...Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Research Agendas for Disability Equality (EuRADE) principal academic researchers are Professors Mark Priestley (Leeds) and Lisa Waddington (Maastr...Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMT2009 European Election Manifesto "Nothing about Disabled People, Without Disabled People" Disability Forum (EDF) made public its 2009 European Election Manifesto "Nothing about Disa...Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTCzech EU Presidency to work under the motto "Europe without Barriers" 1st January the France handed over the leading role of the EU to the Czech Republic which priorit...Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTEDF European elections campaign website EDF European elections campaign website has officially been launched...Wed, 04 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTSlovenia wins an an Outstanding Accessibility 112 awardège Riche, EDF policy officer awarded "Outstanding Accessibility 112" award to the representative...Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTEUD 2009 Workshops, Seminar and GA - OFFICIAL PROGRAMME, in partnership with Czech Deaf Association (SNNCR), will host their annual Workshops, Seminar a...Wed, 20 May 2009 00:00:00 GMTCzech EU Presidency: "Europe without Barriers also means freedom over physical and attitude frontiers", 1st march 2009 - Czech Minister Pavel Svoboda's official speech was addressed to the Board m...Tue, 03 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTDeaf People and Human Rights Report Launched "Deaf People and Human Rights" report is based on a survey that is, up until now, the largest kn...Wed, 04 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTLIVE broadcast of the General Assembly of the Swiss Federation of the Deaf Announcement The first world-wide premiere in Europe LIVE broadcast of the Swiss Federatio...Tue, 12 May 2009 00:00:00 GMTNew EUD Board Elected! Board was elected by delegates from 26 countries at the annual General Assembly at Prague, Czech...Sun, 31 May 2009 00:00:00 GMTdm Ksa elected as a Member of European ParliamentÁdám Kósa won his seat in the European Parliament as his party FIDESZ secured 56.37% of the votes na...Mon, 08 Jun 2009 00:00:00 GMTHelga Stevens re-elected as a Member of Flemish Parliament EUD Director and President, Helga Stevens, was re-elected to serve the second term in the Fle...Tue, 09 Jun 2009 00:00:00 GMTFour Deaf Parliamentarians in Europe! would like to take this opportunity to announce that there are four Deaf Members of Parliaments ...Wed, 10 Jun 2009 00:00:00 GMTHelene Jarmer becomes the first Austrian Deaf Member of Parliament Austrian Green Party recently won two seats at the European Parliament therefore clearing the wa...Mon, 15 Jun 2009 00:00:00 GMTSINOSZ, the Hungarian Association of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, published the training manual - Human Rights. Yes!, the Hungarian Association of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, publishedthe training manual "Hum...Mon, 13 Jul 2009 00:00:00 GMTHistory have been created today at the European Parliament by Deaf MEP Dr. dm Ksa the European Parliament's official website there is a mention of Ádám's historic address:For the ...Wed, 15 Jul 2009 00:00:00 GMTCouncil decides on the European Community becoming a party to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) Council Decision will later be followed by the deposit with the UN of the instrument of formal c...Tue, 01 Dec 2009 00:00:00 GMTThe world's most complex sign language bill passed in Hungary act - being the second in this respect among the member states of the European Union after Finla...Tue, 01 Dec 2009 00:00:00 GMTEmployment vacancy at EUD Union of the Deaf -SIGNSPEAK Project Officer Job Description Reports to: Executive Direct...Tue, 01 Dec 2009 00:00:00 GMTMark Wheatley at seminar in Amsterdam On Saturday, 16 January 2010 Mark Wheatley attended a seminar on European Deaf Cinema and the foun...Sat, 16 Jan 2010 00:00:00 GMTEUD New Year's Reception EUD had a New Year's reception on Monday 11 January 2010. It was a great success and we are hopi...Mon, 11 Jan 2010 00:00:00 GMTAccessible Atomium Atomium is a monument built for Expo '58, the 1958 Brussels World's Fair in Belgium. Designed by...Tue, 09 Feb 2010 00:00:00 GMT50 Years Icelandic Deaf Assocation The EUD team attended the 50-year anniversary of the Icelandic Association of the Deaf ...Thu, 11 Feb 2010 00:00:00 GMTSign Language Interpreter Service in Belgrade Belgrade City Organisation of the Deaf (Gradska Organizacija Gluvih Beograd, GOGB) is happy to a...Thu, 01 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMTMediate Meeting Barcelona Mark Wheatley attended the second Mediate meeting in Barcelona. Mediate (Methodolo...Wed, 03 Mar 2010 00:00:00 GMTEmployment for Persons with Disabilities - Key for social inclusion and personal development Wheatley attended the event "Employment for Persons with Disabilities - Key for social inclusio...Mon, 19 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMTFace to Face with Van Rompuy Disability Pact gets the EU President's attentionThe European Disability Forum (EDF) have issued...Mon, 19 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMTFourth Deaf European Parliamentarian Elected Dr Gergely Tapolczai is the first EUD board member to be elected to a national parliament. He is a...Fri, 30 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMTEUD supports the campaign to rescue Deaf Studies at Bristol University The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) supports the campaign t...Thu, 13 May 2010 00:00:00 GMTEUD Board member attended European Disability Forum's General Assembly Yannis Yallouros - EUD Board member - attended the Annual General Assembly of the ...Wed, 12 May 2010 00:00:00 GMTGergely Tapolczai's first speech in Hungarian Parliament Tapolczai, the fourth Deaf Parliamentarian and first Deaf person in the Hungarian Parliament...Thu, 03 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMTEUD is searching for an Intern in August Term PlacementResearch Assistant – European Union of the DeafAugust 2010 –...Thu, 03 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT1st International Congress "Education through Sign Language" Wheatley will be presenting at the 1st International Congress"Education through Sign Language" ...Thu, 01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMTEDF - International Sign videos now online! - The European Disability Forum goes one step further in making their website accessible. Now th...Thu, 01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMTImplementation of Sign Language Legislation Conference on Fri 19 Nov 2010 Ádám Kósa, MEP from theEuropean People's Party,and the European Union of the Deaf would like to ...Wed, 07 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMTDesign Award: New SignSpeak Logo SignSpeak consortium is in search of a new logo. What is SignSpeak? It is an EC funded three-yea...Fri, 06 Aug 2010 00:00:00 GMTDGB (German Deaf Association) Survey German Deaf Association have created a short survey to examine the situation of Deaf people arou...Mon, 09 Aug 2010 00:00:00 GMTHungarian Parallel Report Last Week in Budapest Launched of Persons with Disabilities or Disabled Rights?The Hungarian Parallel Report Was Launched La...Wed, 18 Aug 2010 00:00:00 GMTImplementation of SL Legislation Conference - Preliminary Programme Now Available!Ádám Kósa and the EUD are happy to announce that the programme for the European Parliament conferenc...Fri, 03 Sep 2010 00:00:00 GMTImplementation of Sign Language Legislation Conference Implementation of Sign Language Legislation Conference is now officially under the High Patronag...Mon, 27 Sep 2010 00:00:00 GMTImplementation of Sign Language Legislation Conference - Final Programme final programme for the Implementation of Sign Language Conference is now available. Clickhereto...Thu, 30 Sep 2010 00:00:00 GMTTravel agency condemned for discriminating against a deaf client in Belgium The Ghent Commercial Court sentenced a travel agency that offers adventurous holidays for discrimi...Mon, 11 Oct 2010 00:00:00 GMTDeaf Football Fan Granted Right First Austrian judgement because of lack of subtitles A deaf man who was supported by „Kl...Mon, 18 Oct 2010 00:00:00 GMTConference Deadline - Two Weeks To Go - more weeks until the final deadline for the Implementation of Sign Language Legislation Conferen...Fri, 22 Oct 2010 00:00:00 GMTMerry Christmas and a Happy New Year!, 20 Dec 2010 00:00:00 GMTMore info on the Conference & Pictures everyone who was not able to attend: More pictures can be found on ourFacebook Fanpage. With tha...Mon, 20 Dec 2010 00:00:00 GMTScottish Parliament Discusses Brussels Declaration the first time theBrussels Declarationwas mentioned in a Parliament. Cathie Craigie, Member of t...Tue, 18 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD New Year's Reception are proud to have hosted its second New Year's reception at the EUD office in Brussels yesterday...Thu, 27 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: SignSpeak Project Officer SignSpeak Project Officer Reports to: Executive Director Annual Salary: 19.000€...Thu, 24 Feb 2011 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: 3 months Internship Job Description Reports to: Policy Officer & Communications OfficerSalary: &euro...Wed, 02 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMTDaaflux representatives meet Viviane Reding of German Sign Language in Luxembourg? Shouldn't be a problem - says Viviane Reding in a...Mon, 14 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD proudly welcomes new staff extends a warm welcome to Annika Pabsch, Lars Knudsen and Sofiya Kalinova at the EUD office.Anni...Tue, 19 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMTMark Wheatley moderator at high-level conference in Budapest Mark Wheatley, EUD Executive Director was one of the moderators at yesterday&...Thu, 21 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD at Flemish Sign Language recognition press conference Deaf Community takes signs into its own hands EUD attended a press conference at t...Tue, 26 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMTCelebration Event of the 5th Anniversary of VGT Recognition Wheatley, the Executive Director of EUD, Lars Knudsen, EUD's Media and Communication Officer an...Thu, 05 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTAnna Marieken van Kampen is the new SignSpeak Project Officer We would like to introduce you to our newest employee. Anna Marieken van Kampen....Fri, 06 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTLive broadcast of the SGB-FSS General Assembly Swiss Federation of the Deaf (SGB-FSS) is pleased to annonuce that there will be live broadcast ...Thu, 05 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTUNCRPD: 100th Ratification On 10 May 2011, Colombia became the 100th country to ratify the United Nations C...Fri, 13 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTBudapest to host annual EUD General Assembly Hungary’s capital Budapest is proud to be the host for the annual EUD ...Thu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD asks for formal recognition of Italian Sign Language by the Italian State During the EUD General Assembly yesterday, the EUD President Bergl...Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD congratulates the deaf community in Iceland with the recent recognition of Icelandic Sign Language in its constitution Friday the 27th May 2011, was a memorable day for all deaf people in Iceland and...Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 GMTVodafone Foundation Smart Accessibility Award 2011 Yesterday, Tuesday 14 June, EUD staff attended the launch of the Vodafone Founda...Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD at Digital Agenda Assembly Communication and Media Officer, Lars Knudsen and Annika Pabsch, the Policy Officer are attendin...Thu, 16 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT, 01 Jan 1970 01:00:00 GMTEuropean Parliament Adopts MEP dm Ksa's Report on Mobility of Disabled Persons EMPL Committee (Employment and Social Affairs Committee) at the European Parliament adopted theD...Thu, 16 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Policy Officer attends conference "Deaf Education: Changed by Cochlear Implantation?" On 9 and 10 June 2011, EUD Policy Officer Annika Pabsch attended a conference in...Mon, 20 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: 3 months Internship at the EUD office Intern Job Description Reports to: Policy Officer & Communication and Media Officer Sala...Tue, 21 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTFirst deaf intern at the European Parliament Eeva Tupi from Finland became the first deaf person to work as an intern at the Europe...Wed, 22 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTNew Partnership Agreement between EUD and EDSO On the annual European Union of the Deaf (EUD) General Assembly in Budapest last month, ...Mon, 27 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMTWFD and WFDY Board Elections Sunday 17 July 2011 World Federation of the Deaf recently elected a new Board and President at their quadrennial con...Mon, 25 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMTAccess City Award 2012 The Access City Award is an award for accessible cities across Europe, which is now...Tue, 26 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMTDisability Intergroup 28 June 2011 staff attended the Disability Intergroup meeting at the European Parliament on 28 June 2011. Pre...Wed, 27 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMTWHO Report on Disability 2011 The recently launched World Health Organization (WHO) Report on Disability, which i...Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMTNational Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing of Slovenia decorated by President Turk On 11 July 2011, the National Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing of Sl...Thu, 04 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTResolution Sign language is the key to education Last year, the German Deaf Association (DGB), the Austrian Deaf Association (ÖG...Fri, 05 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTdm Ksa hosts new hearing on Mobility and Inclusion of People with Disabilities Ádám Kósa, Member of the European Parliament, has organised a new hearing on the Mobility and In...Tue, 09 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Priorities for the Polish Presidency July December 2011 Polish Trio Presidency will be running from 1 July to 31 December 2011. In the midst of an econo...Wed, 10 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTFundamental rights: challenges and achievements in 2010 The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) recently published their ...Wed, 17 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Year of Volunteering 2011 Volunteering is generally described as an unpaid activity for the benefit of oth...Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTWant to work with EUDY as intern? to work with EUDY ad intern? Title: Project officer internshipReports ...Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Board Meeting in Munich The Board Meeting of the European Union of the Deaf (EUD) will take place this weekend...Thu, 01 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTJoint Meeting EUD - DGB in Munich morning EUD had a joint meeting with the German Deaf Association (Deutscher Gehörlosenbund, DGB...Sat, 03 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Board Member Gergely Tapolczai in the UN Headquarters The United Nations (UN) is hosting the fourth session of the Conference of State...Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD is looking for Interim Personal Communication Assistant (PCA) to the Executive Director Personal Communication Assistant (PCA) to the Executive DirectorReports to: Executive Direct...Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTWritten Declaration on accessible 112 emergency services launched The European Union of the Deaf is proud to be co-ordinating the Written Declaration 35/2011 campaig...Wed, 14 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTNew Intern at the EUD office EUD would like to introduce you to our new intern, Delphine le Maire from Belgiu...Mon, 19 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD invited to the 4th National Congress of the Swiss Federation of the Deaf EUD Executive Director, Mark Wheatley is invited to attend the 4th National Cong...Wed, 21 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD officially supports the 300 years anniversary of Abb de L'pe 2012 will be a great year for Deaf people and sign language around the world. In...Thu, 22 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD congratulates first Deaf German as district council member in Berlin With Martin Zierold another Deaf politician was elected last Sunday in the local elections in...Thu, 22 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTParticipation of older people in volunteering activities: a reality? On 21 September 2011, EUD intern Delphine le Maire attended the Intergroup on Ag...Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTSign languages are celebrated for the first time at the European Day of Languages The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) and the Council of Europe (CoE) celebrate the 10th Anniversar...Mon, 26 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMTE-accessibility for deaf people in Slovenia The project “E-accessibility for deaf people” carried out by...Mon, 03 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTFuture European Accessibility Requirements in the built environment On Wednesday 28 September 2011, Delphine le Maire, EUD intern, attended the open...Tue, 04 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTAustrian Broadcasting Company to pay compensation over missing subtitles on DVD Austrian Broadcasting Company (ORF – Österreichischer Rundfunk) produced a DVD in 2009...Wed, 05 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTCourt of Appeal: Flemish Government discriminates deaf pupils A milestone for equal educational opportunities for deaf pupils: the Court of ...Thu, 06 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTSign language accessibility at the European Parliaments Visitors Centre Today, 14th October 2011, The Parlamentarium, the Visitor’s Centre of ...Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTInternational conference: Sign languages as Endangered Languages Ål Experiential College and Conference Center for Deaf People will host an inter...Mon, 17 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTStatus of EUDs Written Declaration campaign on accessible 112 emergency services The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) are in the middle of their Written Declaration 35/2011 c...Tue, 18 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Board Meeting in Norway Board Meeting of the European Union of the Deaf (EUD) will take place this weekend in Aal, Norwa...Fri, 04 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMTSign Languages status under threat in Denmark and the Netherlands? PRESS RELEASE - Sign Languages’ status under threat in Denmark and the Neth...Tue, 08 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMTSign bilingualism is a human right, not a privilege!' third day of the WFD-EUD conference in Ål, Norway concentrated on exploring positive examples fr...Wed, 09 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMTBilingualism as a basic human right for deaf children in education RELEASE - Bilingual education is the only way for deaf children to gain equal opportunities an...Thu, 10 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD WD112 Press Release Parliament adopts Written Declaration on the need for accessible 112 emergency services ...Thu, 17 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMTEFSLI 2012 Conference: Call for papers The Austrian Association of Sign Language Interpreters (ÖGSDV) is proud to...Fri, 02 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMTThe first State of the Union on Disability RELEASE BY EUROPEAN DISABILITY FORUM - Today, the first State of the Union on Disability was o...Tue, 06 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMTDialogue: World Report on Disability at the European Parliament, 7 December 2011, MEP Ádám Kósa hosted an important conference entitled "Dialogue: World Repor...Wed, 07 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: 3 months Internship at the EUD office Are you a young Deaf European sign language user having completed or under...Thu, 08 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMTEUD Christmas Greetings Season's Greetings from the European Union of the Deaf. We wish you a wonderful...Thu, 22 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMTHappy New Year 2012!, 9th January 2012, the EUD office is back in action with two new interns, one from EUDY and on...Mon, 09 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD New Year's Reception is proud to have hosted the annual New Year's Reception at the European Parliament in Brussels ...Fri, 13 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD congratulates EFSLI for successful co-operation with AIIC EUD would like to warmly congratulate the European Forum of Sign Language ...Mon, 16 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMTFollow the European Citizens' Initiative Conference with International Sign Policy Officer Annika Pabsch and EUD Intern Jeppe Vestenaa are at the European Citizens' Initi...Wed, 25 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMTMeet your MEP: Morten Lkkegaard, we launch an exciting new video programme called 'Meet your MEP'. The host of the programme,...Thu, 26 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMTREACH112 Final Conference 21st Century Telecommunications Equality and Next Generation 112 Accessibi...Thu, 02 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTMeet your MEP: Rosa Estars Ferragut second guest is MEP Rosa Estaràs Ferragut from Spain. She is member of the European People's ...Fri, 10 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTCall for participants: Deaf Interpreters working seminar You can also view this call in International Sign on the efsli website: ...Mon, 13 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD Priorities for the Danish Presidency Danish Presidency will run from 1 January to 30 June 2012. It is the second in the Trio Poland,...Wed, 15 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTUNESCO International Mother Language Day - 21 February 2012 - is the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organi...Tue, 21 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTe-Inclusion Awards 2012 Now Open for Entries Union of the Deaf encourages all Deaf people in Europe to attend the competition 'e-Inclusi...Fri, 24 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMTDanish Presidency Disability Conference EUD Executive Director Mark Wheatley attended the Danish Presidency Disabi...Wed, 07 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMTJoint EUD & DDL Seminar Seminar European Union of the Deaf & Danish Deaf Association Deaf Elderly Citizens - an A...Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMTEDF is looking for a Human Rights Officer The European Disability Forum (EDF) is the European umbrella organisation ...Thu, 22 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD Communication Strategy would like to explain the EUD Communication Strategy to you. It is very important for EUD to kee...Thu, 29 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMTTraineeship for young people with disabilities The Socialists & Democrats Group in the European Parliament is offering to a young per...Fri, 06 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMTEFSLI is looking for part time Executive Director The European Forum of Sign Language Interpreters (efsli) has, starting on ...Tue, 10 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMTCentral European Alliance of the Deaf (CEAD) Founded 13-15 April 2012 Central European Deaf Associations and EUD Policy Officer Annika Pabsch met in...Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMTMeet your MEP: Cecilia Wikstrm this month’s ‘Meet your MEP', EUD Communication & Media Officer Lars K...Wed, 02 May 2012 00:00:00 GMTGreece ratifies UNCRPD On 10 April 2012, the Greek Parliament ratified the UN Convention on the R...Tue, 08 May 2012 00:00:00 GMTEurope Day Happy Europe Day! Today, 9 May 2012 is the Europe Day in the European U...Wed, 09 May 2012 00:00:00 GMTCopenhagen to host annual EUD General Assembly Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, is proud to be the host for the annual...Mon, 14 May 2012 00:00:00 GMTSign Language Interpreter Guidelines Language Interpreter Guidelines For international/European level meetings 1. What are sign lang...Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 GMTMeet your MEP: Emilie Turunen to this month’s 'Meet your MEP' focusing on youth issues. European Union of the D...Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: 3 months Internship at the EUD you a young Deaf European sign language user having completed or undergoing university studies...Mon, 11 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMTThe Zero Project Zero Project advocates the rights of persons with disabilities internationally by monitoring th...Thu, 21 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMTNew website: the Spanish Sign Language Standardization Center Today, 5th July 2012, the EUD office got a letter from the Spanish Deaf A...Thu, 05 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMTEU Public Consultation on the 2013 EU Citizenship Report "EU citizens - Your rights, your future"This public ...Wed, 11 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD - EUDY MoU signed at EUDY GA 2012 in Sarajevo The extended EUD - EUDY Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed at th...Mon, 16 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMTEUD Book Launch the occasion of the European Day of Languages, which takes place each year on 26th September, E...Fri, 31 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMTPress Release: EUD Book Launch Press ReleaseNow available: New edition of the EUD Book 'Sign Language Legislation in the EU' ...Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMTWorld Mental Health Day 2012 The World Mental Health Day has been organised every 10 October since 1992. It...Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMTEU wins Nobel Peace Prize, 12 October 2012 the European Union has been awarded the most prestigious prize in the world:...Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMTUN Day 2012 United Nations Day on 24 October is designated as an international United Nations Observance Da...Wed, 24 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMTInvitation: European Platform Conference European Platform of Deafness, Hard of Hearing and Deafblindness has the pleasure of inviting y...Thu, 01 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT3rd European Parliament of Persons with Disabilities On the 5th of December, the 3rd European Parliament of Persons with Disabilities (EPPD) will gathe...Thu, 29 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMTEU Real-Time Sign Language Application EUD is delighted to be involved in planning for a pilot project established by Ádám Kósa MEP an...Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMTWorld AIDS Day 1988, World AIDS Day is held every 01 December to remind people of the fight against HIV and ...Sat, 01 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Deaf Politicians meet in Brussels for the first time BRUSSELS - Helga Stevens, the first Deaf Member of the Flemish Parliament ...Tue, 04 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMTJob Vacancy: 3 months Internship at EUD you a young Deaf European sign language user having experience in media and are highly interest...Tue, 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMTOpen Letter to Vice-President Neelie Kroes Letter to the attention of Vice-President Neelie KroesAccessibility of 112 emergency services i...Mon, 11 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTIrish Presidency of the Council of the European Union Irish Presidency 2013 is running from the beginning of January until the end of June and Ireland...Tue, 12 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTEuropean Year of Citizens 2013 year since 1983 the Parliament and the Council jointly designate a theme for a European Year b...Thu, 14 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTUNESCO International Mother Language Day - 21 February 2013 - is the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organi...Thu, 21 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTJoint seminar EUD & Irish Deaf Society Deaf Citizens in the EU - What are our rights? Date: 17th May 2013 - Registra...Thu, 04 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMTNominations for EUD Board 2013-2017 received for EUD President:The person nominated for this post declares that he is will...Mon, 08 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMTEUD Internship Advert InternJob Description Reports to: EUD Policy Officer or EUD Media & Commu...Fri, 31 May 2013 00:00:00 GMTNew EUD Communication and Media Officer EUD welcomes its new Communication and Media Officer David Hay from United Kingdom. He has replace...Mon, 10 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT