Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities

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Declaration on Accessibility

The Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities endeavours to make the websites accessible in accordance with national legislation implementing Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The legal basis is the Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz, BGG) and the Ordinance on Accessible Information Technology (Barrierefreie-Informationstechnik-Verordnung, BITV 2.0) and the harmonised European standard EN 301 549 in its currently valid version.

This declaration on accessibility (Dated: 30.09.2020) applies to the version of the event website www.european-inclusion-summit.eu currently accessible online. An accessibility review is planned for the near future.

Which areas are not accessible

Some areas may not be accessible.

  • Text-to-speech function (ReadSpeaker). This function is offered by an external provider and is partly not yet accessible to the same extent. Together with the providers, work is being done to remove obstacles to accessibility.

Report accessibility issues! Feedback on accessibility

Have you noticed any shortcomings with regard accessibility of content on www.european-inclusion-summit.eu? Then you are welcome to contact us. Please use the feedback form provided for this purpose.

You can also contact us by post or phone:

Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities
Mauerstr. 53
10117 Berlin
Germany

Phone: +49 30 18 527-0
Fax: +49 30 18 527-1871
Email: buero@behindertenbeauftragter.de

Arbitration procedure

The Federal Government Commissioner for Matters Relating to Persons with Disabilities has an arbitration service in accordance with Section 16 BGG (Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities Act). The arbitration service is tasked with resolving conflicts between people with disabilities and Federal public bodies.

You can involve on the arbitration service if you are not satisfied with the response of the above-mentioned contact option. This is not about finding winners or losers. Rather, the aim is to find a solution to a problem together out of court with the help of the arbitration service.

The arbitration procedure is free of charge. You do not need legal counsel either.

You will find all information on the arbitration procedure on the arbitration service's website, where you can read about how an arbitration procedure works and how to submit a request for arbitration. You can also submit the application in Leichte Sprache (easy to read language) or in German Sign Language
(Deutsche Gebärdensprache, DGS).

You can contact the arbitration service at the following address:

Schlichtungsstelle nach dem Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz
bei dem Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für die Belange von Menschen mit Behinderungen
Mauerstraße 53
10117 Berlin
Germany

Phone: +49 30 18 527-2805
Fax: +49 30 18 527-2901
Email: info@schlichtungsstelle-bgg.de
Internet: www.schlichtungsstelle-bgg.de

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