Widening the scope of the European Accessibility Act

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Disabled peoples demonstrate near the European commission building in Brussels

Widening the scope of the European Accessibility Act


In December, the European Commission published a legislative proposal on the accessibility of products and services in the EU, with the aim of strengthening the rights of persons with disabilities. After a broad consultation with its members, the European Disability Forum (EDF) presented its response to the Act, stressing on the necessity of its widening.

The European Accessibility Act was warmly welcomed by European disability organisations since it will finally allow over 80 million people ...


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