17 October 2009 /// "I expect the Swedish presidency of the European Union to ratify the UN Convention in the next months" said today Ingrid Burman, spokesperson of the Swedish Disability Federation when adressing the disability movement leaders from Europe.
The new Board of Directors is meeting for the first time since last elections in May 2009. The meeting agenda stressed out the priorities of the disability movement:
The Board of Directors just elected Erik Olsen, President of the European Network of (ex)-Users and Survivors of Psychiatry (ENUSP) for the vacant position of Executive Committee. Erik Olsen wants to get people with psychosocial disability on board the disability movement.