Accessibility

Accessibility in the sense considered here refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments so as to be usable by people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design and practice of accessible development ensures both "direct access" (i.e. unassisted) and "indirect access" meaning compatibility with a person's assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). Accessibility can be viewed as the "ability to access" and benefit from some system or entity. The concept focuses on enabling access for people with disabilities, or special needs, or enabling access through the use of assistive technology; however, research and development in accessibility …

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CCSA · 19 May 2022 English

This report highlights key findings from the Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis series.

outcomes, especially among has increased its accessibility and availability for many individuals experiencing


PIAC · 17 May 2022 English

The deal is a ‘friendly’ takeover because both the buyers and the sellers want the deal to close; both the Rogers and the Shaw boards of directors have approved the …

take measures to ensure that affordability and accessibility for all Canadians take precedence over all other its emphasis on consumer affordability and accessibility concerns and ‘the importance of Freedom Mobile Participation Fund (BPF) and the Broadcasting Accessibility Fund (BAF) with each receiving about $1.17 million


School of Public Policy, University of Calgary · 17 May 2022 English

The state of knowledge in permafrost science and engineering, the progress made and the remaining challenges are also highlighted in the paper. [...] (2020) summarized the fundamental knowledge and advances …

maintenance of infrastructure. Besides their accessibility, data must be properly managed and archived


AMSSA · 17 May 2022 English

Our project is a long overdue response to this call to action in order to amplify and share stories from survivors of elder abuse in order to further understand the …

racism, LGBTQ2IA+ inclusion, access needs and accessibility, safe space vs. brave space, among other pedagogical


RSC · 17 May 2022 French

La pandémie de COVID-19 a mis en lumière de Une note de breffage de la SRC 6 nombreux facteurs apparemment étonnants, mais bien connus qui poussent les infirmières à quitter …

https://doi.org/10.1177/0969733007088357 Seniors and Accessibility (2021). Ontario launches new program to recruit


ICP · 13 May 2022 English

Summary This research is critical to the field of lifelong learning and older adult education, and was developed under the guidance of Mount Royal University’s Institute for Community Prosperity and …

over 9.5 million and make not aware or lack accessibility (Ogg, 2021). A survey of up 23 percent of Canadians psychosocial barriers, as it may involve and lack of accessibility (transportation/ disability) high having the full-time qualifying studies and deprives the accessibility disparities, and better outcomes. (D2L, 2021) instructors and learners. However, to improve accessibility, the videos should have bold text and clear


Fisheries Centre, University of British Columbia · 13 May 2022 English

53 UBC Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries 3 Welcome to the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries (IOF) and the Oceans and Fisheries graduate program (OCF) This Handbook provides …

https://students.ubc.ca/about-student-services/centre-for-accessibility ● Equity and Inclusion Office https://equity https://students.ubc.ca/about-student-services/centre-for-accessibility https://equity.ubc.ca/ https://universitycounsel


RSC · 12 May 2022 English

Investing in Canada’s Nursing Workforce Post-Pandemic: A Call to Action 3 Mandate and Scope This report aims to identify and better understand factors that have contributed to longstanding nursing shortages …

https://doi.org/10.1177/0969733007088357 Seniors and Accessibility (2021). Ontario launches new program to recruit Increase mentoring opportunities o Increase accessibility to mental health supports o Increase availability and hired personal support workers (PSWs) and Accessibility, nurses with financial incentives to encourage


National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health · 11 May 2022 English

OtherEntertainment 8% Food 5% 13% • Affects economic opportunities • Housing affordability and development Insurance and patterns (compact or sprawled) pensions Housing 11% 33% • Affects health and safety • …

programs. • Affected people • Compensate essential accessibility are involved in for external services and neighborhood


Health Research Advocacy Network · 11 May 2022 English

Submission to the Standing Committee on Science and Research Study on Top Talent, Research and Innovation By Research Canada: An Alliance for Health Discovery On behalf of Research Canada: An …

in Canada.4 Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility Canada has long prided itself on its highly the goals of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility in mind. 4


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