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Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Disability


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: 



Forth DCAD conference call - 14:00 - 15:00 (CEST), 5 September 2016

Note: (*) available soon


Past DCAD conference call

Third call: 14:00 - 15:30 (CEST), 2 June 2016


Second call: 14:00 - 15:30 (CEST), 19 May 2016


First 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)