MY OPINION MY VOTE
1ST USERS MEETING, BRUSSELS
(28th January – 1st February)
4 persons with learning disability from each of the 6 participating countries convened in Brussels to test the first units of the Educational Programme. While they were there they also visited the European Parliament and meet with MEP representatives from their own countries, whom they informed about the project and asked about the political rights of persons with learning disability. At the European Commission they had a presentation about the workings of the Commission and the EU strategy on the inclusion of people with disabilities. They also had round table discussions with the European Disability Forum and Inclusion Europe.
M.O.TE – ‘My Opinion My Vote’ is a Grundtvig Multilateral Project financed by the Lifelong Learning Programme for European Education, Audiovisual & Culture Agency’.
The project aims to empower people with learning disabilities through active citizenship and participation in political elections.
The following organisations are participating in MOTE project from different countries: