G3ict-UNESCO Side-Event at the Sixth Session of the Conference of States Parties (COSP6) to the CRPD
Promoting Disability-Inclusive ICT Policies for Education
Organized by: G3ict, The Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies
Co-sponsors: UNESCO, Disabled People's International (DPI), Microsoft
A review of success factors for the development and implementation by States Parties of policies promoting inclusive information and communication technologies for persons with disabilities leveraging the framework of the CRPD. The panel will discuss, as an example, the model policy on "Inclusive ICTs for Education," jointly developed in 2013 by UNESCO and G3ict.
Jul 18, 2013