Toolbox

ATSVIP OER Platfrom will contain information and contents related to accessibility, safety and security during traveling in Macedonia, Spain and Romania.
All partner organizations will participate in the choice-making process for the best tools for the OER development and most adequate design. Each participant will modify the features in their mother language and the applicant organization will be responsible for the English version of the OER.
The methodology used will be based on a new development technology, specifically tailored for OER development.


We provide you with the free screen reading software "NVDA". This software is one of the most widespread and used by people with vision difficulties because of its simplicity of implementation and use and because it is free.

NVDA allows you to read each section of the web platform using the tab key or simply by hovering over the text. Besides, it can also be used with other types of software and computer tools, such as e-mail, text editors.

In the video, we illustrate the download and installation procedure, as well as the main functionalities.

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Case Studies

Lazzus a Spanish application, the best friend of visually impaired travellers.

Lazzus is an assistant that accompanies blind and visually impaired people on their journeys by creating an auditory field of vision.
People can live better experiences as in their daily lives as during their travels. When they are going to go or to t...

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WeWALK Smart Cane: the technology increases visually impaired people’s independence and promotes full- participation in society.

WeWALK Smart Cane is a revolutionary smart cane developed for the visually impaired. WeWALK attaches to the traditional white cane, transforming it into an innovative smart cane. This technology increases visually impaired people’s independence and ...

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Journeys – Planning and organizing

Context
I’m a visual impaired person that likes to travel a lot. My sight is about 7% of the sight of a typical person. During my journeys I visited a lot of countries (I stopped counting at 50), I met a lot of people and explored their traditions.
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My Experience traveling by plane

My experience of traveling by plane
With the purchase of a plane ticket, there was a column while purchasing for people with disabilities, and a colleague who was helping me to buy the ticket clicked that I was a visually impaired person and that I ne...

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Providers

ORCAM MY EYE

OrCam MyEye, the most advanced wearable assistive technology, provides independence by allowing access to visual information, conveyed by audio, on a tiny camera which can be attached to any pair of eyeglasses. Using AI technology, it instantly and di...

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SixSense.travel

It is a blog created by blind people in which they describe their personal experiences as travellers.
They offer recommendations, experiences and advice by combining their knowledge as blind people with their great experience as travellers.

Objective...

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Teatro Real

Teatro Real Accesible is a free application that allows you to bring the plays performed at the Teatro Real closer to people with hearing or visual disabilities while complying with the Principles of Design for All and Universal Accessibility.
Thanks ...

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Turismo de España

TURESPAÑA is the public body, attached to the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism through the Secretary of State for Tourism, responsible for the marketing of Spain as a travel destination in the world.
Through its website it offers all kind of i...

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Museo del Prado

In the development of its Comprehensive Accessibility Plan, the Museo del Prado aims to ensure that all visitors with any type of physical, sensory or cognitive disability have standardised access to all public spaces, adapting its offer to their need...

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Atendo: Renfe´s free service of attention and assistance to passengers with disabilities or reduced visibility

Atendo is a specialised service that guides, informs and facilitates passengers' access to and transit through stations, as well as assistance in getting on and off trains.
Assistance can be requested by phone or through the Renfe Atendo mobile ap...

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Airport Adolfo Suarez Madrid - Barajas


According to the European regulation (EC) 1107/2006 of the European Parliament, the airport facilities of the Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport and the airlines that operate there, are committed to providing passengers with reduced mobility (PRM)...

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The National Institution Museum of the Macedonian Struggle

The National Institution Museum of the Macedonian Struggle for Independence was established by the Decision brought by the Government of the Republic of Macedonia on July 31, 2008. The construction of the museum began in 2008 and it lasted three years...

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The school for children and youth with impaired vision, Dimitar Vlahov

The School for Visually Impaired Children and Youth "Dimitar Vlahov" is the only institution in the entire country where primary and secondary vocational education of visually impaired students is conducted. In addition, the school has a student dormi...

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The National Union of the Blind of the Republic of North Macedonia

The National Union of the Blind of the Republic of North Macedonia was established in 1946 under the name of the Union of the Blind of the Republic of Macedonia and since then has acted as a national, non-governmental, non-partisan, non-profit and hum...

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Asociatia Tandem

The association is concerned to offer accessible transport solutions for VIP, but also to involve VIP in an active life through cultural and sporting activities. Regarding the accessibility of travel solutions, several projects were carried out, the m...

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Autocares Victor Bayo

The Spanish company Autocares Victor Bayo has created the first 100% inclusiveness touristic bus.
An initiative its object is to eliminate the barriers for people with different disabilities

Implementation: How is it implemented?
It is a vehicle desi...

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Cabify

Cabify is committed to integral accessibility through an accessible application for the blind and visually impaired and the training of its drivers to offer better services to disabled.
Implementation: How is it implemented?
Through its mobile applica...

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Analysis

Prof. Dr. Ing. Alin Moldoveanu. Polytechnic University Bucharest

The Polytechnic University of Bucharest, through the Faculty of Automation and Computers, together with partners from four other European countries, has developed the most revolutionary integrated system that allows the blind to perceive the environme...

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Centrul de Mobilitate Urbana din cadul AMAIS Bucuresti

This association is distinguished by the dedication, consistency and competence with which it offers self-service services to people with visual disabilities, allowing them to become largely independent in the actions they carry out in their daily liv...

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