International Design for All Award recognizes innovative accessibility projects

DesignForAll Award logoHeld on 10 March 2015, during the Urbaccess accessibility and universal design fair in Paris, the 6th edition of the International Design for All Foundation Award ceremony awarded 5 projects out of a selection of 43 projects from 15 different countries recognized as "Good Practices 2014".

The 5 winning projects are:

Products and services already in use:

  • Seniori365.fi (Laurea University of Applied Sciences)-Finland: a new internet platform to support seniors and their caregivers at home and enhance co-operation between city, educational organizations of different levels (vocational, UAS, university) and study programs
  • Etxegoki (Federación Coordinadora de Personas con Discapacidad Física de Bizkaia-FEKOOR)-Spain: a facility with 32 assisted apartments for persons with physical disabilities based on the concept of "participatory design"

Projects, proposals, initiatives, methodologies and studies:

 

More information: http://news.designforall.org/publico/index.php?opc=articulo&article=3401&idioma_article=en 

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