Default Accessible (#DefaultAccessible)
where businesses, products, schools, government, everything is designed and built from Day One to be accessible to everyone.
where EVERYONE is welcomed to work, buy, lead, organize, teach, learn... every form of participation regardless of ability or status - all abilities, all disabilities.
(…more) Originally published as AXSChat with Rosemary Musachio Chief Accessibility Officer for Ruh Global. at AXSChatRead More
(…more) Originally published as AXSChat with Elaine Katz, Senior VP of Grants and Communications at the Kessler Foundation at AXSChatRead More
For many visually impaired people who recently tried to access […]
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(…more) Originally published as AXSChat with Dr. Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup is a health scientist and Health Policy Counsel at th… at AXSChatRead More
(…more) Originally published as #AXSChat with Michael Fembek, Zero Project Director, Essl Foundation at AXSChatRead More
Plain language is grammatically correct and universally understood language that includes complete sentence structure and accurate word usage. Plain language is not unprofessional writing or a method of “dumbing down” or “talking down” to the reader. “A communication is in plain language if its wording, structure, and design are so clear that the intended readers…Read More
Here you will find 137 individual country report cards for States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities tracking their progress in implementing digital accessibility. Each country report includes key country facts, rankings and details of the country DARE Index scores (Digital Accessibility Rights Evaluation Index), as well as country information…Read More
G3ict – the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies – is an advocacy initiative launched in December 2006 by the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development, in cooperation with the Secretariat for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at UN DESA. Vision In our digital world, solutions shall…Read More
In the US, businesses can take advantage of two tax incentives available to help cover costs of making access improvements for customers with disabilities: • A tax credit for small businesses who remove access barriers from their facilities, provide accessible services, or take other steps to improve accessibility for customers with disabilities • A tax…Read More
(…more) Originally published as #AXSChat with Kate Nicholson, Co-Chair of the Chronic Pain/Opioid Task Force at AXSChatRead More