Disabilities and work
Symposium open to all public
Event under the patronage of the European Parliament
The objective is to provide a broad overview of the situation in Europe, though a lively and dynamic symposium event. Videos of first-hand accounts will be collected throughout Europe, from people with disabilities, guest-speaker "experts" will be asked to react and posters will complement the conference-room sessions.
- Day 1
- Thursday June, 21
- Day 2
- Friday June, 22
Where? How to?
The four questions asked: "Who?" Why? Where? How? will be illustrated by first-hand accounts from workers with disabilities, presentations by researchers and round tables by professionals from the adapted sector and enterprises, hailing from several European countries.
Director of a sheltered company and an « ESAT »
Toni Espinal Freixas
Executive Director of Fondation Ampans
Jacques Le Goff
Psychologist in the Social Support Association “Me-You-Us”
This symposium is organised by the associations managing Social enterprises (ESAT) or Adapted Enterprises in the Finistère region: Genêts d’Or, Papillons blancs du Finistère, Kan ar Mor, La mutualité 29-56, APF, ADAPT, Sevel Services and ARFIE, federating 57 NGOs in 16 European countries.