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To mark the International Day of the Deaf, held last September 24, the Spanish Confederation of Families of the Deaf (Fiapas) wanted to show that: In the XXI century, in Spain still claiming the right of deaf people who communicate in spoken language, and are users of hearing aids and cochlear implants to live independently [...]

Since November 2009, Disneyland Resort guests with visual disabilities have had access to an audio description service available on Disney’s Handheld Device that describes visual elements of more than 20 attractions at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure parks – more fully immersing them into our attractions and storytelling. Today, we are pleased to announce that [...]

Master in Museums that is taught on the campus of Huesca organized a seminar on accessibility in museums and other places of disclosure of assets, which was held on 26 and 27 April. The seminar, included in the teaching program of this postgraduate degree from the University of Zaragoza, will be open to the public, [...]

Vatican Museum’ s director, Antonio Paolucci, has announced that they are working in prepare all the necessary resources to offer educational tours and tailored to the needs of the deaf. Paolucci reported that  the Vatican Museums will make accesible to people with disabilities sign language translations of the comments of the works of art and [...]