Horizontal Issues

Welcome to the Horizontal Issues Knowledge Centre!

Here you will be able to find regularly updated database of theoretical and practical materials & resources on Horizontal Issues for service provision to people with disabilities, such as :

  • Policy and Legislation
  • Quality of Services
  • Funding of Services
  • Users' involvement and Co-production


You'll also be able to find information related to several EASPD projects. At the moment, the projects available are

  1. EMISC


You can also filter the glossary accessing the following categories of information:

You may search the database by key word; by category or by date of upload and uploaders. 

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Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health

by Veneta Kuyova - Friday, 9 February 2018, 5:07 PM


Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health is an ideal resource for students in occupational therapy, newly qualified and experienced practitioners, and other allied health professionals seeking an up-to-date, globally relevant resource on psychiatry and mental health care.




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OHCHR Training Package on the UNCRPD

by Admin EASPD - Friday, 9 February 2018, 5:15 PM


The Training Guide seeks to provide basic information on a rights-based approach to disability, on the fundamental elements of the Convention and its Optional Protocol, and on the processes and issues underlying their ratification, implementation and monitoring. 




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Organization Effectiveness and Efficiency Scale. A Systematic Approach to Enhancing Organizational Outcomes

by Veneta Kuyova - Monday, 12 February 2018, 9:51 AM


The Organization Effectiveness and Efficiency Scale (OEES; the Scale) was developed to assist not-for-profit organizations meet the increasing need to be more effective in terms of achieving intended results, more efficient in terms of their resource utilization, and more sustainable in terms of adapting to change and providing a range of sound service delivery opportunities and practices.