About us

An independent Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO)

The European Disability Forum (EDF) is an independent NGO that represents the interests of 80 million people with disabilities in Europe.

Persons with disabilities

EDF is the a unique European platform which brings together representative organisations of persons with disabilities from across Europe.

Promoting disability rights

EDF was created in 1996 by its member organisations to ensure that decisions at the European level concerning persons with disabilities are taken with and by persons with disabilities. 

This is a video in sign language explaining what EDF is