Accessibility in Government CMS Landscape
From a humanitarian point of view and inclusive policies, every organization has a responsibility to follow these guidelines. People with disabilities also have the right to consume digital content in the way others do. WCAG helps to bring equality in information delivery.
Organizations across the globe have started considering WCAG as standard compliance for their digital assets. Governments have released circulars that insist the government bodies comply with WACG without any fault when they are building websites for public service delivery. To make this a standard practice, governments have added WCAG as a part of their standard web development practice. Below mentioned a list of guidelines released by various governments
- United States [Section 508 Website]
- United Kingdom [Accessibility Requirements]
- European Union [Directive]
- Singapore[Digital Service Standards]
- UAE [Federal Website Quality Guidelines]