The National Campaign "All different - All equal - Breaking the Barriers of Education and Employment to youth with disabilities" was followed by an International Youth Seminar, organized in Smolian, the Rhodopes. The seminar was entitled

All different - All Equal: YOUNG PEOPLE BREAKING THE BARRIERS OF ABLEISM IN EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT and delivered between 25th and 31th August 2007.


Objectives:

  •  To identify and review specific problems and discriminatory practices that disabled youth face in education and employment;
  • To campaign against public attitudes leading to abilism;
  •  To strive for adequate public policy and service provision;
  • To promote Human Rights, Independence , Dignity and Equality;
  • To encourage participation and address social barriers to increase the educational and employment opportunities for CEI young people with disabilities;
  • To enable participants in the youth seminar to understand and explore the concepts of Human Rights Education, participation and social inclusion as tools​ to combat abilism and achieve inclusive employment and education;
  • To help participants in building their self-confidence and improve competences in addressing disability concerns to the public;
  • To build partnerships and motivate participants to take concrete action against discrimination on local, regional, national and international levels;
  • To multiply these tools and strategies in local communities and educational institutions, NGOs and in the workplace.


Participants` profile:

  •  Primarily young people who work with people with disabilities aged from 18 to 30 who are actively working/volunteering in organizations on issues of disability; activists involved in youth work on disability issues.
  • Hard hearing young people
  • Youth interested in raising awareness about disability problems and concerns of youth with disabilities in Europe.
  • Eager to improve social inclusion of disabled young people and their participation in the society.
  • Motivated to multiply skills and knowledge obtained to develop projects on inclusive education and employment in their organisations/communities after the course.

RCCD organized the Bulgarian graffitti

"All different - All equal" Campaign in the Rhodopes 

RCCD ORGANIZED THE ONLY

"ALL DIFFERENT - ALL EQUAL"  CAMPAIGN FOR NONDISCRIMINATION OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES IN BULGARIA


NATIONAL CAMPAIGNS