DISCIT: Making Persons with Disabilities Full Citizens - New Knowledge for an Inclusive and Sustainable European Social Model

Project: Research project (funded)Research

Project Details


2013 is the European Year of Citizens. The EU funded this research to provide knowledge that will help to achieve the full and effective participation of persons with disabilities in society and the economy. It will investigate the social and political conditions for making such participation a reality, examining how different types of policies:

social benefits
social services
social regulation instruments
can be mutually supportive in enhancing Active Citizenship for people with disabilities. It will look at these aspects from a multilevel and institutional perspective.
Effective start/end date1/02/1331/01/16


  • EUROPEAN COMMISSION: £146,361.00