Independent Living World Summit

The first global meeting on Independent Living was convened in Washington, D.C., September 21-25, 1999. Over 100 leaders evaluated the movement's 30 year old history and set the agenda for the future. This publication provides links to conference reports and reflections from participants in their respective languages. Internet publication URL: www.independentliving.org/docs2/ils0.html

The first global meeting on Independent Living was convened in Washington DC September 21-25, 1999. Over 100 leaders evaluated the movement's 30 year old history and set the agenda for the future. 


Conference reports and reflections

The Independent Living Institute invites the conference organizers and participants to publish / link to their conference reports or to share their impressions and comments in their respective languages.

English   Flemish   German   Spanish   Swedish


English

The Independent Living Research Utilization Program, Texas, USA (http://www.ilru.org) prepared an extensive report with the following contents:

Summary

 

Conference Description
Washington Declaration
Commentary by Justin Dart
Recommendations from the Women's Caucus

 

Historical Analysis
Timeline
Definitions
Approaches in Different Countries

Reports from Conference Work Groups

Philosophy
Leadership
Advocacy
Employment
Independent Living Services
Resource Development

 

Participants
Sponsors/Acknowledgments
Evaluation


Flemish

 

Independent Living wereldwijd, Jos Huys en Damien Kinds
Hierna volgen enkele impressies vanwege de Belgische deelnemers aan de internationale Independent Living conferentie die plaats vond te Washington D.C. (U.S.A.) van 21 tot 25 september 1999.


German

 

Reisebericht zum Gipfeltreffen der Selbstbestimmt-Leben-Bewegung von Corina Zolle, CIL (Zentrum fur Selbstbestimmt Leben) Mainz

 

Washingtoner Erklärung der internationalen Selbstbestimmt Leben Bewegung Behinderter

 

Abschlußrede von Justin Dart


Spanish

 

Declaracion de Washington

 

Perspectivas globales sobre vida independiente para el proximo milenio. Washington, D.C., 21-25 de setiembre de 1999. (PDF, 260 KB)


Swedish

 

Post pressrelease: Independent Living World Summit

 

Konferensens bakgrund
Ledare för handikapprörelsen från 50 länder träffades i Washington, D.C.
Washington Deklaration
Kommentarer av Justin Dart
Arbetsgrupps rekommendationer

 

En internationell historisk översikt av Independent Living
Definitioner av Independent Living (IL) världen över

 

Independent Living Filosofi
Konferensens deltagare uppmanades att i de regionala diskussionsgrupperna utforska olika aspekter av independent living filosofin. De ombads definiera vad independent living innebär i respektive hemland och fastställa de viktigaste frågorna som de stött på när de vill förverkliga independent living i sina hemländer.
Ledarskapets utveckling
Advocacy
Arbete och Independent Living
Aktuella finansieringsstrategier för byråer/organ som arbetar för utveckling och social förändring

 

Utvärderings data - sammanfattning

 

 

English