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Joint UNESCO-G3ict Consultative Meeting: Mainstreaming ICTs for Persons with Disabilities to Access Information and Knowledge

  • Paris, France
  • February 22-23, 2010
  • UNESCO Headquarters
  • Co-hosted by UNESCO and G3ict 

UNESCO, in cooperation with Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict), is organizing the consultative meeting “Mainstreaming ICTs for Persons with Disabilities To access Information and Knowledge” on 22-23 February 2010 (Room XIV) at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France. The major aim of the meeting is to discuss how UNESCO could assist its Member States in facilitating social inclusion of persons with disabilities through Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs).

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Image: Photo taken during the Consultative Meeting "Mainstreaming ICTs for Persons with Disabilities to Access Information and Knowledge", 22-23 February 2010, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

Photo Caption: Photo taken during the Consultative Meeting "Mainstreaming ICTs for Persons with Disabilities to Access Information and Knowledge", 22-23 February 2010, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France
(Photo copyright UNESCO)

Persons in the photograph, from right to left: Mr Axel Leblois, Executive Director, Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies; Ms Andrea J. Saks, International Telecommunications Specialist for the Deaf, Convener ITU JCA-AHF (Joint Coordinating Activity on Accessiblity and Human Factors), Coordinator IGF DCAD (Dynamic Coalition on Accessiblity and Disability); H.E. Luis Gallegos, Ambassador of Ecuador to the U.S./ G3ict, Chairman First Chair CRPD UN Preparatory Committee (Ecuador) 

Image: UNESCO and G3ict sign a partnership agreement to facilitate access to information and knowledge throught ICTs for persons with disabilities on February 22-23, 2010 at Paris, France

Photo Caption: UNESCO and G3ict sign a partnership agreement to facilitate access to information and knowledge throught ICTs for persons with disabilities on February 22-23, 2010 at Paris, France (Photo copyright UNESCO)

Persons in the photo, from left to right: Ms Irmgarda Kasinskaite-Buddeberg, Programme Specialist, Communication and Information Sector, Information Society Division, UNESCO; Mr Abdul Waheed Khan, Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information, UNESCO; Mr Axel Leblois, Executive Director, G3ict; H.E. Luis Gallegos, Ambassador of Ecuador to the U.S./ G3ict, Chairman First Chair CRPD UN Preparatory Committee (Ecuador)

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