Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner Susan Ryan has called for accessibility guidelines to be included in government ICT procurement policies to help drive change within the industry and improve employment opportunities for people with disability.
The Australian government does not currently take accessibility into account when purchasing information and communications technology (ICT) products and services.
The Internet provides unparalleled opportunities for the promotion and advancement of certain rights
Access iQ Launch, Media Access Australia
Thursday, 19 July 2012
Graeme Innes AM
Disability Discrimination Commissioner
Australian Human Rights Commission