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Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Disability

Introduction

The Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Disability facilitates interaction and ensures that ICT accessibility is included in the key debates around Internet Governance in order to build a future where all sectors of the global community have equal access to the Information Society. DCAD has organized workshops and activities at IGF events.

During the 2nd meeting of the Internet Governance Forum in Rio de Janeiro (12-15 November 2007), ITU organized the workshop “Making Accessibility a Reality in Emerging Technologies and the Web”. The event brought together experts from around the world to examine the best way to resolve accessibility needs in ICT and emerging technologies and the Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Disability was created then. 

DCAD official messages to IGF meetings: 

Events

Next DCAD conference call - 14:00 - 15:30 (CEST), 2 June 2016 New

Virtual meeting room (Adobe Connect)  (Guidelines)

Note: (*) available soon

Last DCAD conference call - 14:00 - 15:30 (CEST), 19 May 2016

Note: (*) available soon

Past events in 2016

DCAD conference call - 14:00-15:30 (CEST), 12 May 2016

 

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Earlier versions of DCAD Accessibility Guidelines

Version 2 (2014) - accepted as output of 9th IGF 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
Version 1 (2008)