ITU Blog: Advancing ICT accessibility with ITU

The latest post to the ITU Blog charts the successes of ITU’s partnership with the Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs (G3ict) in working to improve the accessibility of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to persons with disabilities. Penned by Axel Leblois,…

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#ZeroCon14 for a world without barriers

The latest ITU blog on the third Zero Project Conference.

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Can we make the media world a better place?

In the latest post to the ITU blog, David Wood introduces the new ITU Inter Sector Rapporteur Group on Audiovisual Media Accessibility (IRG-AVA) set to develop draft global standards (ITU-T and ITU-R Recommendations) for ‘access systems’ designed to help persons…

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New coordination mechanism announced

Following the adoption of Resolution 18 – Principles and procedures for the allocation of work to, and coordination between, the ITU Radiocommunication and ITU Telecommunication Standardization Sectors – by the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA), 2012 two new Intersectoral Rapporteur…

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ICT accessibility requires available and affordable technology

In the latest post to the ITU Blog, Javed Abidi, Chairperson of Disabled People’s International (DPI), argues that – with the developing global South home to 80% of people with disabilities – discussions of ICT in disability & development should…

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