On Wednesday 13th March, Francisco J. Trigueros attended the European Platform of Deafness, Hard of Hearing and Deafblindness meeting, which took place in Barcelona, at the office of the Spanish Federation of Associations of People with Cochlear Implant.
Representatives of different entities come to this meeting such as: EUD, EURO-CIU, EFHOH, EDbN, FEDEPA and the EDbU as well.
Our president took part of this meeting as a guest, invited by the European Deafblind Union (EDbU) which he is the vicepresident in order to come along with Peter Van Houte, member of the EDbU board who attended the meeting as representative of the entity.
In this meeting they spoke about relevant matter concerning the different collectives they represent at the Platform at European level. Furthermore, it was possible to watch directly the voting and adoption of the Accessibility Act by the European Parliament, which is a step forward regarding accessibility for people with disabilities.