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Accessibility Statement

NIAS-KNAW is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. NIAS-KNAW is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard. We strive to be accessible on level AA by 1 April 2022.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of NIAS-KNAW. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on nias.knaw.nl:


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This statement was created on 26 May 2021 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.