2015

The European Parliament has published the Country Report on Latvia for the Study on Member States’ Policies for the Children with Disabilities

The study looks at the situation of children with disabilities in Latvia to identify the gaps in the legal framework and its implementation, the obstacles faced by children with disabilities, and best practices. This country study was conducted as a … Continue reading

RC ZELDA participates in the conference on deinstitutionalization organized in the framework of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of Europe

On June 15, 2015 RC ZELDA participated in the conference “Deinstitutionalization Practices and Further Development of Social Care Policy in Europe”. RC ZELDA director Ieva Leimane-Veldmeijere led the 2nd plenary session “Good practice as a precondition for successful deinstitutionalization process” … Continue reading

Study conducted by RC ZELDA “Access to Justice for Children with Mental Disabilities in Latvia”

In the period from May 2013 to May 2015, the “Resource Centre for People with Mental Disability “ZELDA”” (RC ZELDA) in collaboration with nine other European Union member states[1] conducted an EU-funded study on access to legal assistance resources for … Continue reading

Study visit to Czech Republic was carried out, to explore supported decision making model in the Czech Republic

Representatives of the NGO “Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities “ZELDA”” from 3 – 6 February visited Czech Republic to exchange experience with project partners QUIP. RC ZELDA got acquainted with pilot project of QUIP and other projects on supported … Continue reading