Persons with disability in politic life everywhere
Kathleen Martinez was nominated by President Barack Obama to be the third Assistant Secretary for Disability Employment Policy and was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 25, 2009. As head of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), Kathleen advises the Secretary of Labor and works with all DOL agencies to lead a comprehensive and coordinated national policy regarding the employment of people with disabilities.
Blind since birth, Kathleen comes to ODEP with a background as an internationally recognized disability rights leader specializing in employment, asset building, independent living, international development, diversity and gender issues.
Brochure on CIL 10th Anniversary
EDF Annual General Meeting
Study visits in Brussels for delegates of disabled people organisations from the Western Balkans on 27-29 June 2006
New EU diversity spot airing on MTV
Social service for PWDs in the Republic of Serbia
United Nations takes a big step towards accessibility
New CIL branch
CIL Sport Competition
The implementation of Poverty Reduction Strategy goes on