Belgian Disability Forum


For the N-VA, Helga Stevens says that Europe must become more social. In concrete terms, this means that the cake must be baked before it can be distributed.

The N-VA believes that the European Union must combat poverty in all Member States.

The situation is more difficult for people with disabilities than for the rest of the population. They are regularly confronted with discrimination. The union must stabilise the terrain for them. Attention however: Europe must provide a framework, but it is up to the Member States to implement the legislation.

Finally, the EU accessibility act must be implemented. This is fully in line with the principle of free movement. This applies to all aspects of accessibility, including, for example, making the Internet accessible.