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Gabor Gombos

Marking the legacy of Gábor Gombos

UPDATE We remember Gábor Gombos, who passed away on 5 June 2022. Gábor’s work shaped the Hungarian and international disability movement, and his stories, presentations, speeches, and thoughts went to the heart of his audience. The book titled ’The World – Without Cage Beds: World-Shaping Narratives by Gábor Gombos’… Read More

Procedural and fair trial rights for defendants with disabilities in Europe

The ENABLE project is focused on developing partnerships between persons with disabilities, organisations of persons with disabilities and lawyers, judges, prosecutors, and social services providers across EU countries to enhance the accessibility and fairness of criminal proceedings for defendants with intellectual and psychosocial disabilities. As the project enters its final… Read More

Unveiling Injustice – Conference and new reports launched

Today, in collaboration with the Network of Independent Experts-NIE and the KERA Foundation, the Validity Foundation launched two major reports in Sofia, Bulgaria, during an international conference titled “Unveiling Injustice: Deinstitutionalisation and intersectionality in disability rights.”  One of the reports is the outcome of a series… Read More