"We Are Europe" PINE-D final conference

"We Are Europe" PINE-D final conference

  • Location:
    Hotel Novapark Graz, Austria
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  • Duration:
    18.05.2016 - 19.05.2016

Area of activity

  • Active Citizenship
  • Learning Motivation and Barriers
  • Special Needs Education

Target group

  • Special needs learners
  • Persons with mental health disorders
  • Persons with physical disabilities
  • Persons with learning disabilities


PINE-D supports people with intellectual and complex forms of disability to actively participate in the democratic life of the EU by using modern means of communication tailored to the target group (e.g. easy to read and understandable language, parallel illustration of spoken contexts, all forms of augmentative and alternative communication AAC) through different events and activities.

Discuss! Involve! Engage!

The final conference will summarise all activities implemented in the participating countries in order to find answers on the following questions:

How can Europe better communicate European issues and values to the target group?
What are the opinions of target group members towards the current European challenges and concerns?
What are the needs of the target group for improved conditions of democratic participation in Europe?

A petition will be presented, which will be submitted to the petition committee of the European Parliament for further consideration and action.

Cost of participating


More information



  • Auxilium
  • Austria

Contact person

registered: 04.04.2016