The Institute for Design and Disability
"Good Design Enables, Bad Design Disables"
EIDD was founded in Dublin, Ireland, in 1993 with support from the EU Commission's HORIZON programme.
EIDD is a non-profit making NGO (Non Government Organisation) and has national networks operating in thirteen countries which create a network to enhance knowledge about barrierfree design and architecture.
As past partner organisation in HELIOS II, EIDD promotes interest in design as a response to environmentally disabling situations and undertakes research, consultancy, awareness training and the dissemination of information. It supports intelligent product technology for barrier free design for all people.
The objectives of the Institute as spelt out in its Constitution are:
For more information on EIDD, refer to www.design-for-all.org
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