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Smart Cities Council | Making Smart Cities More Accessible for People with Disabilities and the Aging

August 03, 2016

Concern that the proliferation of smart cites will widen the gap between persons with disabilities, G3ict and World ENABLED announced the global Defining Accessible Smart Cities Initiative last month. Read More

Source: Smart Cities Council

Making Drones Accessible to the Disabled

August 01, 2016

See how one company is opening up the drone market to previously unconsidered frontiers, and how that decision could impact the quality of life for millions. Read More

Source: DZone/IOT Zone

New Legislation to Improve Services for Egyptians with Disabilities

June 03, 2016

Governments across the globe are tapping into big data to transform their everyday operations. They’re using predictive analytics to dramatically improve the quality of their decisions. Read More

Source: Global Accessibility News

Delhi University to Provide Accessible Smartphones, Hearing Aid for Students with Disabilities

June 02, 2016

Delhi University will provide accessible smart phones, white canes, hearing aid and wheelchairs to students with disabilities from this year. Read More

Source: Global Accessibility News

World Bank Partners with ONCE Foundation to Advance Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities

June 01, 2016

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a powerful tool to accelerate the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a new report by technology firm. Read More

Source: Global Accessibility News