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This section includes resources dealing with legal issues and disabilities in Portugal. It is divided into sections and these resources may appear in more than one place. The information will include papers, case law, and various Portuguese laws and policies that cover people with disabilities. If you know of laws or resources on the Internet that deal with this subject, please contact us, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Francisco Godinho and the PASIG
successfully petitioned and obtained a commitment on web site accessibility from
the government of Portugal. Accessibility is now mandatory in Portugal for
public and Administrative web sites. This action is unprecedented in
Europe and may lead to other European nations adopting similar policies..
Implementation of WCAG 1.0 in the Portuguese public administration http://www.acesso.umic.pt
Resolution of the Council of Ministers Nº 97/99 - ACCESSIBILITY OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION WEB SITES FOR CITIZENS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS.
Portuguese version: http://www.acesso.umic.pt/acesso/res97_99.htm
English version: http://www.acesso.umic.pt/acesso/res9799_en.htm
Update of theResolution since October 2007 - the Resolution of the Council of Ministers Number 155/2007 -http://www.acesso.umic.pt/legis/rcm_155_07.htm
WCAG 1.0 (Portuguese version)
Visitability Requirements / Requisitos de Visitabilidade
This requirements was made based in WCAG 1.0 level A.
Portuguese version: http://www.acesso.umic.pt/acesso/visitabil.htm
English version: http://www.acesso.umic.pt/acesso/vis_en.htm
Trainning in Web Accessibility
HelpDesk to Webmaster of Public Administration in the field of Accessibility.
Conference: "Accessibility of Web Sites of Public Administration" held in Nov.2000.
- In this conference you could see the first accessibility report of Public Administration Websites in
- You could also see the ACESSO Index that classified the accessibility from 1 to 5 in
Portuguese version: http://www.acesso.mct.pt/eventos/nov2000/jf/indice.htm
English version: http://www.acesso.mct.pt/eventos/nov2000/jf/indiceen.htm
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