Making Accessible Websites for the United Nations

Screen Reader Demonstration

In 2006, the theme of the International Day of Disabled Persons was "e-accessibility ". On this occasion, the Web Services Section of DPI invited Ms. Crista Earl, Web Operations Director of the American Foundation for the Blind, to demonstrated what it was like to navigate the UN website with a screen reader.

Watch the video (18mn, Real Player) to hear Ms. Earl's comments on the technical aspects of web accessibility.