Date : 18 – 20 November 2015
Country: Colombia (Republic of)
Organization : Ministerio de Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones
Description: Accessible Americas II: Information and Communication for ALL, is a landmark event aimed at moving discussions from identification of principles to implementation of practices. The participants of the first edition held in Sao Paulo in 2014 presented a set of Principles and Guidelines to support the practical application of ICT accessibility for Persons with Disability. The second edition will make a tribute to ITU in its 150th Anniversary and will deliver training on accessibility issues, will assess improvement achieved in regards to the guidelines presented in Sao Paulo and will showcase the best initiatives and programs at national and regional level.