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Re: Jakob Nielsen's PDF format report

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2001 03:42:27 -0500 (EST)
To: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@sonic.net>
cc: <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>, <poehlman1@home.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0112310338240.29945-100000@tux.w3.org>
Not so far as I know.

cheers

Charles

On Thu, 27 Dec 2001, Scott Luebking wrote:

  Hi, Charles

  I was just thinking it might be helpful to see how WAI funds are spent.
  Do you know if the budget is on the web?

  Thanks,
  Scott

  > Hi,
  >
  > if you have questions or suggestions about how WAI funds are spent they are
  > not very useful on this list. I suggest that you write a proposal to the
  > Director of WAI, who makes the decisions, although if you happen to be
  > represented as a W3C member (e.g. through the HTML writers' Guild) you could
  > also ask your advisory committee representative to follow up the question.
  >
  > Just to put things in perspective, WAI has a full-time staff of 3, with
  > additional part-time contribution at staff level from another 3 people. There
  > are two positions open (one is a replacement position, one is a new
  > position), and I don't think the budget is full of spare cash to spend.
  >
  > In Australia, you could ask for an accommodation to be made for a
  > disability-related problem with using the Report, and if no satisfactory
  > solution was forthcoming, follow it up with a complaint to the Human Rights
  > and Equal Opportunities Commission. I believe the same sort of approach is
  > available in the US.
  >
  > cheers
  >
  > Charles


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