It’s Time for Accessible Legislation: Let’s Make 2020 the Year we Advance Human Rights

It’s Time for Accessible Legislation: Let’s Make 2020 the Year we Advance Human Rights

On United Nations Human Rights Day today, John Mulka, Blind & Low Vision NZ Chief Executive, says the time for access legislation is now. “It seems that it’s not until we’re in the shoes of people wondering how they might tackle a flight of stairs – or...
Disability Action Plan 2019-2023

Disability Action Plan 2019-2023

Hon Carmel Sepuloni, the Minister for Disability Issues launched the new Action Plan on 14 November. The Disability Action Plan presents priority work programs and actions developed through a co-design process by government agencies, disabled people and their...
Insider’s Tip: Alt Text

Insider’s Tip: Alt Text

Every image you upload to the internet has accessible functionality called ‘alt text’. This enables anyone who uses technology such as screen readers to know what is contained in an image. Check out these ‘how-to’ videos to learn how to add alt text to images, and...