Regional Forum SOCIAL INCLUSION OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND PERSONS WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES will take place on October 1st and 2nd in Belgrade, in Holiday Inn hotel.

The aim of the Forum is to present the results of the SOCIETIES project and determine the ways to overcome the problems of social exclusion of people with disabilities and persons with mental disabilities in the region. Best practices and innovations in the provision of social services will be particularly presented during the Forum. The participants of the forum are representatives of international institutions, state bodies, health and educational institutions, social protection institutions and civil society organizations from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo*, as well as partners from Italy and Bulgaria. Representatives of  sub-grantees and partner organizations on the SOCIETIES project will attend this event, too.

Participants on the SOCIETIES project are committed to enhancing the capacity of civil society organizations in Southeast Europe in the processes of social inclusion and in promoting social inclusion policies through effective dialogue with institutions during the decision-making process.