Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 11, 2008
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities for ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies) adopted by the General Assembly on December 13, 2006 and signed by 118 states as of October 29, 2007 adopted by the General Assembly on December 13, 2006 and signed by 118 states as of October 29, 2007 has published the "Accessibility Imperative", a major milestone in documenting the multiple facets of the ever-increasing global challenges of ICT accessibility for persons living with disabilities,
Deque CEO, Ms. Preety Kumar, is the author of the case study "Web Accessibility at GE". With a worldwide audience and a far reaching mission, Ms. Kumar's contributing case study shows how Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) must include the interest of People with Disabilities and the impact of technology access on their lives.
The Accessibility Imperative may be purchased on Amazon.com.
Deque Systems, Inc. is a leading technology provider of end-to-end integrated Web compliance solutions that deliver accessibility, privacy, security and accessibility. Deque's unmatched abilities have earned us the trust of government agencies, small and mid-sized businesses and Fortune 500 companies seeking solutions that optimize their Web based systems, and empower employees to work collaboratively. Deque is also an 8A Certified Woman-owned business that values diversity. For more information, visit http://www.deque.com.