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RI World Congress

23rd RI World Congress: Create a More Inclusive World

The International Forum for Disability Research and Practice

  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • October 25-27, 2016
  • Venue: Edinburgh International Conference Centre

In an increasingly interconnected world, the RI movement is the best international vehicle to raise awareness and help change the lives of people with disabilities for the better.

The congress in Edinburgh is designed to build on RI’s achievements to promote accessibility and inclusion across countries. Join 1,000 of the world’s leading disability researchers, advocates, government agencies, politicians and practitioners at the 23rd RI World Congress. Held every four years, RI creates practical solutions through inspirational projects and programmes.

This is a unique opportunity to build a stronger international coalition to help eradicate socioeconomic barriers, promote independence and facilitate an open dialogue between world leaders to improve the lives of people with disabilities.

Who should attend?
RI World Congress attracts delegates from disability related disciplines including:

  • Researchers
  • Policy makers
  • Advocates
  • Practitioners
  • Government officials
  • RI members

For further details, please visit event website.