ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/CL4.SIT/2020/TP.13
Publication Type: Information material
Cluster: Statistics, Information Society and Technology, Gender Justice, Population and Inclusive Development
Initiatives: Arab Digital Inclusion Platform
Keywords: Digital technology, Arab countries, Persons with disabilities, Information technology, Communication technology
National e-accessibility policy template for the Arab region
The report begins with an overlook at the status of e-accessibility at the global level in light of the CRPD and the 2030 Agenda, and assesses the work done by various countries in promoting e-accessibility and digital inclusion of persons with disabilities in their societies.
In addition, it reviews the achievements made by international and regional countries at the policy and legislative level,
It also suggests the general framework and basic components necessary to build a national policy for digital accessibility.