Internet Radio for People with Visual Impairments

Details of the organization
Internet Society
United States of America
International organizations

Information about the project
Internet Radio for People with Visual Impairments
Radio Menq
Radio MENQ is an Internet Radio created by Armenian visually impaired with the support of the Internet Society’s “Beyond the Net Funding Programme”. Practical and psychological matters find voice and solutions in the programming: how to get a good education, find a job, use public transport, deal with depression, reach social integration. The Radio is opening up new horizons to blind and their families. This project provides key evidence on how the power of the Open Internet can create innovation and local solutions with global impact and achieve SDGs goals. A platform to empower disabled people has established
Regional implementation
  • Eastern Europe
Completed from 01/01/2016 to 01/01/2017
Internet Society’s “Beyond the Net Funding Programme”

WSIS information
* Media
  • Goal 1: End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all
  • Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
  • Goal 8: Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all
  • Project
  • Training initiative
  • Internet Radio