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New Video Introduces Web Accessibility and W3C Standards

From: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Dec 2017 07:49:45 -0600
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <371b6970-48a5-60a8-7e5d-15678b017363@w3.org>
Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,

The W3C WAI announces a new video introducing web accessibility and W3C's accessibility standards at:
	https://www.w3.org/WAI/videos/standards-and-benefits.html

The four-minute video highlights why accessibility is the right thing to do, how it is essential for people with disabilities and useful for all.

The video is presented as part of the Internet Society (ISOC)'s work to realize their vision: “The Internet is for Everyone” and their Accessibility Toolkit: <https://www.internetsociety.org/accessibility-toolkit>

It is timed in recognition of the United Nation's annual International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December: <http://www.un.org/en/events/disabilitiesday/>

*Translations*
Subtitles are currently available in over 15 languages.
More translations are welcome; see
<https://www.w3.org/WAI/videos/standards-and-benefits.html#translations>

*Share it*
Feel free to forward this e-mail message, and retweet:
	https://twitter.com/w3c_wai/status/937678706696388609

*More*
For more videos and information on specific accessibility topics, see Web Accessibility Perspectives Videos: Explore the Impact and Benefits for Everyone:
	https://www.w3.org/WAI/perspectives/
For a general introduction, see Accessibility - W3C:
	https://www.w3.org/standards/webdesign/accessibility


Regards,
Shawn Lawton Henry, WAI Outreach
Shadi Abou-Zahra, Accessibility Strategy and Technology Specialist



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