Making Accessible Websites for the United Nations

A Set of Guidelines for the United Nations System

Following the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities [PDF] on 13 December 2006 (resolution 61/106), the General Assembly requested the Secretary-General to progressively implement standards and guidelines for the accessibility of facilities and services of the United Nations System.

To assist other departments and offices in producing accessible web content, a task force composed of members of the Web Services Section (WSS) developed a set of guidelines.

Download the guidelines [PDF]