Past Projects

European Day of Persons with Disabilities 2023: Rapporteur – EDPD2023

01/11/2023 - 31/01/2024

The annual European Conference on the Day of Persons with Disabilities is part of the EU’s efforts to promote the mainstreaming of disability issues and to raise awareness of the challenges faced by persons with disabilities. Magdi Birtha from the European Centre acted as Rapporteur.


Supporting INclusive development of community-based long-term CARE services through multi-stakeholder participatory approaches – InCARE

01/11/2020 - 31/10/2023

InCARE aimed to contribute to a coherent approach to the development of LTC policy and care services at local and regional level by establishing socially innovative and participatory decision-making processes, bringing together multiple stakeholders.


Scoping review on long-term care quality – WHO Quality

11/05/2023 - 31/07/2023

A scoping review to develop principles for quality management in long-term care and recommendations to strengthen mechanisms for promoting quality development in long-term care delivery.


Thematic review on incentivising employment of persons with disabilities in the open labour market (Austria) – ECE

07/07/2023 - 25/07/2023

As part of the European Centre of Expertise (ECE) in the field of employment and labour market policy a country report on Austria was drafted regarding national policies, strategies and measures for persons with disabilities in entering the open labour market.