Stakeholders

The consortium was able to count on a number of local, regional, national and international organsations that supported the project while it was being drafted. These organisations include user associations, cultural bodies, museums, AD associations, public and private service providers. The support of these organizations has been and still is invaluable. The organizations involved include:

  • European Disability Forum
  • Italian Blind Union
  • Slovenian Blind Union
  • Croatian Blind Union
  • Association of the Blind and Partially Sighted in Belgium (VeBeS)
  • Regional council of FVG associations of persons with disabilities and their families
  • Rittmeyer Regional Institute For The Blind in Trieste
  • Belgian Department of Culture
  • Slovenian Ministry of labour, family, social affairs and equal opportunities (Disability, veterans and victims of war directorate)
  • Slovenian film producer’s association
  • Slovenian film centre
  • Italian Science Centre “Immaginario Scientifico”, Trieste
  • Jasenovac Memorial Site (Croatia)
  • Flemish Audiovisual Fund
  • Polish Audio Description Foundation
  • “Katarynka” Foundation for the Development of Audio Description in Poland
  • Seventh Sense Foundation
  • Flemish Agency for accessibility and universal design

The service providers all offering high quality accessibility services such as AD, respeaking and subtitling for the deaf, or striving to introduce AD in their programming include the following:

  • Sub-Ti
  • ArtisProject
  • Bayerische Rundfunk Fernsehen
  • Croatian RTV