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Photo of Moreleta Kloof vegetation A new discovery and sensory trail at Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve
Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve is developing a discovery and sensory trail. It is currently still rough, but they invite blind people and friends to...
Shubham Banerjee with the Braigo 12-year-old created Braille printer with Lego set
Shubham Banerjee, a seventh-grade student from Santa Clara, California, developed a Braille printer using toy construction Lego pieces. The...
Photo of delegates at the 40th Biennial Conference 41st Biennial Conference
Arrangements for Council's 41st Biennial Conference is in full swing. As the name suggests, the conference is held every two years. This year the...
Photo of people in a conference venue 5th African Forum
5th Africa Forum Programme Outline The 5th Africa Forum will take place in Accra, Ghana from 3 to 8 July, 2011. The theme for this year is Access...
Logo for the expo 9th Disability Trade & Lifestyle Exhibition and Conference
This event will have a few new features in 2013. Firstly, the event dates will be a little later in the year than in the past - this year it will run...
Artistic representation of the moving Gautrain A blind traveller's experience of travelling on the Gautrain
There and back again: a short South African public transport odyssey Part 1 By Jeremy Opperman Until recently, for the average South African...
This image has no alternative text. A long road to diagnosis
Eleven-year-old Anthony has struggled with vision difficulties his whole life. As an infant, he was diagnosed with Nystagmus, an involuntary movement...
AEGIS logo Accessibility Reaching Everywhere Conference
The AEGIS project will host their final workshop and international conference, entitled "Accessibility Reaching Everywhere" in Brussels,...
Example origami Accessible origami project
by Lindy van der Merwe The Accessible Origami Project provides text-only instructions for blind and partially sighted adults and children, enabling...
Photo of hands reading Braille Advances in Braille for African languages
By Dr. Obert Maguvhe and Alphonce Dzapasi Background The development of African Language Braille codes received active attention in the mid 1980s...