This year the Europe in Action Conference will take place May 26-28 in Lisbon, Portugal. The theme this year is the role of families in the promotion of inclusive education. In addition to the high calibre of speakers the conference will include sessions which explore strategies for the engagement and empowerment of families in school systems. Article 24 of the CRPD and Sustainable Development Goal #4 provide both the human right mechanism and the commitment to investment in inclusive quality education. Inclusion International and Inclusion Europe members will contribute to and draw from the rich discussions and exchange of experiences.
The Inclusion Europe Annual General Assembly will take place on May 28th. A key issue for European members discussion this year will be Inclusion International’s proposed membership restructure. Inclusion International Officers and staff will attend to hear and discuss feedback on the proposals.