ARCO’s training on ICF – International Classification of Functioning

ARCO’s training on ICF – International Classification of Functioning

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Federico Ciani, Caterina Arciprete e Carmela Nitti, researcher of ARCO trained 22 professionals engaged in the Third Sector during a course organised by Aforisma – Centro Studi e Formazione. The first lesson was focused on the biopsychosocial approach to disability and on the UNCRPD – the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. […]

ARCO experience in ICF-International Classification Functionings at “LabFSE” training lab

ARCO experience in ICF-International Classification Functionings at “LabFSE” training lab

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On the 9th February, ARCO researchers Federico Ciani and Caterina Arciprete will participate to the first lessons of “LabFSE”, a training lab of the EFS Call about inclusion of people with disabilities organized by “Scuola di Alta Formazione di Montedomini” together with IRIS and Scuola di Anci Toscana. Our researchers will contribute with their experience […]

Participatory training of women with disabilities in the West Bank

Participatory training of women with disabilities in the West Bank

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

The research within the project “Empowerment of DPOs promoting women with disabilities’ rights in the West Bank” run by Educaid, Aifo with the financial support of the Italian Cooperation keeps going. The project aims at protecting the rights of persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Palestine by improving the capacity of Disabled People’s Organizations (DPOs) in […]

The prospects for Active Citizenship for Persons with disabilities-Final Conference of DISCIT

The prospects for Active Citizenship for Persons with disabilities-Final Conference of DISCIT

Posted by on Nov 9, 2015 in Blog, Progetti | No Comments

On 9th and 10th November the Final Conference of DISCIT – Findings and Impact “The prospects for Active Citizenship for Persons with disabilities” will be held in Brussels. DISCIT (Making Persons with disabilities full citizens) is a project co-financed by the EU 7th Framework program and involves 9 research institutions in 9 different countries. DISCIT […]

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 […]

ARCO in charge of External Evaluation of EU International Cooperation Project on Disability in Mongolia

ARCO in charge of External Evaluation of EU International Cooperation Project on Disability in Mongolia

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

In 2015, ARCO was appointed as external evaluator of the project “Protecting the rights of the persons with disabilities in Mongolia through capacity building of civil society organizations” run by the local NGO Tegsh Niigem with the support of European Union and AIFO. This Project aims at protecting the rights of persons with disabilities (PWDs) […]