Why do we need web accessibility?
In other words, Departments should consider the needs of a broad spectrum of visitors, including the general public, specialized audiences, people with disabilities, those without access to advanced
technologies, and those with limited English proficiency. Read 1.3 GUIDELINES
FOR INDIAN GOVERNMENT WEBSITES
Read 1.8 Version 2
Compliance to Guidelines
These guidelines are being circulated amongst all Indian Government Departments at all
levels (Central, State, District). Read 1.5
Every INDIAN Government website follows guidelines of GIGW
(GUIDELINES FOR INDIAN GOVERNMENT WEBSITES) and GIGW guidelines Version 2 is revised by Ms. Nandita Chaudhri Deputy Director General, NIC.
Our language tool
by Ms. Nandita Chaudhri Deputy Director General, NIC. She said, “We appreciate the potential of your invention."
Guidelines for government websites are almost the same in all the world.
Improving Access to Services for Persons With Limited English Proficiency
Federal Register / Vol. 65, No. 159 / Wednesday, August 16, 2000, / Presidential Documents. Read Presidential Documents on Wednesday, August 16, 2000,
Federal Government's Renewed Commitment to Language Access
HEADS OF FEDERAL AGENCIES, GENERAL COUNSELS, AND CIVIL RIGHTS HEADS Documents
Social Media, web-based interactive technologies, and the Paperwork Reduction Act
To engage the public, Federal agencies are expanding their use of social media and web-based interactive technologies.
Create content that’s accurate, relevant, easy-to-use, and conveyed in plain language. Read : - Information Quality
Ensure access for people with disabilities, including motor, auditory, cognitive, seizure/neurological, and visual impairments; ensure content is “perceivable, operable, understandable, and robust.” Read : - Accessibility/Section 508
To promote the development
To promote the development of major technological equipment and innovation concerning the communication sector
China accessibility law and web standard used for government websites
Law on the Protection of Persons with Disabilities 1990, as amended and Voluntary Web Accessibility Standard.