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Positive action programmes

 

European Parliament’s Positive Action for Persons with Disabilities

Every year in the first three months, the European Parliament runs a positive action selection procedure specifically for people with disabilities to gain a first working experience at the EP. The procedure is open to all profiles and backgrounds for people with a long-term disability equal or greater than 20%.

When the selection procedure opens, apply by sending your application to PERS-PositiveAction@europarl.europa.eu following the instructions and using the procedure available.

Location: Brussels, Luxembourg

 


 

Council’s Positive action programme for trainees with a disability

WHAT?

Paid traineeship at the General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union in different domains reserved for trainees with a disability. This programme guarantees 4-6 paid traineeships a year to EU nationals with a recognised disability. Candidates must have a university degree or be third year students (or equivalent) of a higher education establishment. 

WHEN?

Traineeships take place in two periods, each lasting five months:
1 February to 30 June (first period)
1 September to 31 January (second period)

WHERE?

Brussels

HOW?

For further information and to apply please consult the Council's website.

TESTIMONIES

Discover the testimonies of trainees who have participated in this action programme.