The new version of the DISCIT Project website is now available on line

The new version of the DISCIT Project website is now available on line

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

It is now available on line the new website of the FP7 “DISCIT – Making persons with disabilities full citizens“. In the new version of the website (www.discit.eu) it is possible to learn more about the main outputs and achievements of the research activity. The aim of the DISCIT project is to identify and analyse […]

Summer School: “La disabilità è un concetto in evoluzione”

Summer School: “La disabilità è un concetto in evoluzione”

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

From September the 14th to the 18th will take place the Summer School entitled “La disabilità è un concetto in evoluzione” organised by DPI Italia (Disabled People’s International) ENIL Italia (European Independent Living) and FISH (Federazione Italiana per il Superamento dell’Handicap). The Summer School will focus on the evolution of the concept of disability after […]

ARCO presents its evaluation methodologies for disability policies at the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro Seminar

ARCO presents its evaluation methodologies for disability policies at the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro Seminar

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Arco researchers will participate to the Seminar: Vita indipendente ed inclusione nella società delle persone con disabilità, that will be held in Terni, on the April 2nd . 2015, organised by the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro, in collaboration with Centro Servizi per il Volontariato (CeSVol), Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Terni e Narni (CARIT) and […]

Regional Conference on Disability

Regional Conference on Disability

Posted by on Jan 20, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

The Regional Conference on Disabilities Policies organised by the Tuscany Region at the Spazio Reale, via di San Donnino, Campi Bisenzio (FI), will be held on January 23rd and 24th. The conference will be the occasion to develop the debate and the awareness about rigths and life conditions of persons with disabilities thanks to the […]

Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities

Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO Lab will participate to the conference Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities. The Conference, organized by LEDHA (Association for Disable People Rights) and the Lombardia Region, will be held at the Mantovani Furioli room at the Collegio Padri Oblati – Corso Europa, 228 – Rho. During the conference ARCO Lab will present its research activity […]

ARCO Invited to the Meeting “Promotion and Safeguard of the Right to an Healty Life” in Terni (Italy)

ARCO Invited to the Meeting “Promotion and Safeguard of the Right to an Healty Life” in Terni (Italy)

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO was invited to participate to the meeting “Promotion and Safeguard of the Right to an Healty Life” organised by the Center of Services for Volunteer Service of Terni and by FISH-Umbria. ARCO presented his research experience focusing particularly on the DISCIT Research Project and on the overall work concerning the operationalisation of the capability […]

ARCO contributed to the training course “Meeting Disability” organised by the Diocese of Arezzo

ARCO contributed to the training course “Meeting Disability” organised by the Diocese of Arezzo

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Dr. Federico Ciani, on behalf of ARCO Lab, participated as teacher at the training course “Meeting Disability”, which was held on April 12thin the Auditorium of the San Donato Hospital in Arezzo. The course was organised by the Diocese of Arezzo and sought the participation of a wide range of disability experts coming from several […]

ARCO Lab at DISCIT Training Session on life-course interviews

ARCO Lab at DISCIT Training Session on life-course interviews

Posted by on Apr 9, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Mr. Andrea Ferrannini, on behalf of ARCO team, participated at the DISCIT Training Session on life-course interviews, which was held at the Swiss Paraplegic Research in Nottwil (Switzerland) on April 7 and 8, 2014. DISCIT (a 7FP funded research project) aims to produce new knowledge enabling Member States, affiliated European countries and the European Union […]

First Italian National Stakeholders Committee Meeting of the FP7   Project Meeting

First Italian National Stakeholders Committee Meeting of the FP7 Project Meeting

Posted by on Dec 24, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

The first Italian National Stakeholders Committee (NSC) meeting of the EU FP7 DISCIT research project was hold on December 12th , 2013. The meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Labour in Rome. The meeting saw the participation of delegates of the main Italian disabled people organisations (FISH and FAND), of delegates of key institutions […]