Our Asks of the Parties.
In the run up to Election 2020, Inclusion Ireland is meeting the various political parties and asking that they include various commitments in their manifestos. We want them to commit to this document if they are elected to the Dáil in 2020.
A Manifesto for Disability Inclusion. This Manifesto sets out what actions elected representatives can take in relation to disability under three key themes:
1. Ensuring the Rights and Participation of People with Disabilities
2. Supporting Community Inclusion
3. Addressing the Causes of Poverty
Inclusion Ireland has developed a list of questions you may like to ask of candidates for Election 2020 as they canvas for your votes. There are proposed questions on education, housing, rights, poverty, mental health, therapies and employment.
ETR Election 2020 manifesto.
Inclusion Ireland has produced the following manifesto for Election 2020. We want candidates to commit to the asks in our manifesto and will compare the various parties commitments to our manifesto. Inclusion Ireland will be looking at all of the party manifestos . The analysis and comparison of the political party party manifestos can be found here.
Email Your Local TD
Send your candidates an email asking them to prioritise the rights of people with disabilities in #disabilityGE2020.
It couldn’t be easier. Just select your constituency from the drop-down menu on your right, it will then take you to a prepared letter. You can add to it and personalise it as much as you want, or leave it as is. But make sure to get involved and send it, and ensure your voice is heard in this election!