Europe's Hidden Shame

An undercover investigation reveals disturbing evidence about the abuse of disabled people in Romania.

​Romania has been a member of the European Union since 2007. It says it has committed to the care of some of its most vulnerable citizens – disabled people.

But People & Power has uncovered highly disturbing evidence about systematic abuse in the country's state institutions.

How do the state authorities explain this – and why has the EU spent millions of Euros refurbishing and modernising state centres for the disabled?

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Europe's Hidden Shame - Al Jazeera English

An undercover investigation reveals disturbing evidence about the abuse of disabled people in Romania.