On 3 April 2022, President Isaac Herzog, together with Access Israel, hosted the first Global Accessibility and Inclusion Leader’s Conference to take place in Israel at the Presidential Residence
No one gets left behind! Access Israel is currently finding focused solutions to extraction and evacuation requests that are being received from people with disabilities and the elderly in Ukrainian war zones.
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Access Israel initiated and held a conference on the evacuation of people with disabilities during emergencies, with the participation of people with disabilities, representatives of associations, representatives of emergency organizations, the Home Front Command and the municipal government
Yuval Wagner and Noam Gershuni, almost lost their lives in helicopter accidents, but clung to optimism and reached new heights • Wagner founded the Israel Accessibility Association which revolutionized the field of accessibility, and Gershuni won Olympic medals • Now they're back in the sky, and the smile just does not go down from the face • Join the exciting flight
In recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities marked December 3, the KKL-JNF, Access Israel, Start-Up Nation Central, and the Ministry of Regional Cooperation hosted a range of startups in the Israeli pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai
Access Israel's last international webinar took place on October 26th and focused on "Paralympic Games Accessibility and Inclusion – from Tokyo 2020 to Paris 2024." There were +400 registered from +80 countries and hundreds more watched through Facebok Live.
Thanks to the abilities of the Start-Up Nation, Access Israel is embracing technology to spearhead Israel’s transformation into a completely accessible country
The 9th International webinar which took place on the 27th of July and focused on "Accessible Future – Transportation for All, During and Post COVID-19" was a huge hit!
The two organizations are in the midst of 12 days of hiking in New York with teams consisting of people with and without disabilities.
MASHAV, Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, and Access Israel organized a webinar on "Accessible Tourism" for Russian speakers
Access Israel hosted an activity in Modiin with the goal of educating Israel’s youth about various struggles those with disabilities face in society, while at the same time highlighting their capabilities and strengths
Access Israel's last international webinar took place on the 12th of April and focused on "Accessible and Inclusive Smart Cities for All During and Post COVID-19". Over 690 people from 83 countries registered to the conference and the webinar received great feedback!
Yuval Wagner Chair Access Israel spoke today to more than 460 participants at the 'Accessible Tourism Day' Virtual conference organized by the German National Tourist Board (GNTB)
For the people with hearing disabilities, webinar participation is not that simple. On the occasion of World Hearing Day, we have presented a guide to making webinars accessible to people with hearing disabilities
Access Israel's 7th International took place on the 26th of January with over 850 people registered from 79 countries!
From advocates to artists, from lawyers and models, from doctors to judges, it is time to realise that people with disabilities are so much more! Here is Newz Hook’s list of the 20 Disabled People with a Global Voice you must follow
On the 12th of January the second webinar between Israel and Myanmar on accessibility and inclusion took place. The webinar focused on "Technologies for Business to Consumer Services". Almost 100 people from different business sectors in Myanmar participated at the webinar
People with disabilities are the largest minority in the world, yet they are often overlooked. Access Israel, an Israeli non-profit, works to increase awareness and promote accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities and the elderly
On the 8th of December, Access Israel's 6th International took place, which focused on "Creating Trends for Accessibility and Inclusion for People with Disabilities". The webinar was a success with over 630 people registering from over 80 countries
With ties between the Mideast countries now official, two women are helping improve amenities, resources and accessibility for residents and visitors