“There are questions that need to be asked that can be uncomfortable: is this type of technology in favor of companies, of people? Does it have an impact on the possibilities that people have to develop?”. Vladimir Garay, director of NGO Incidencia de Derechos Digitales (Digital Rights Incidence).
"There is a belief that it takes a lot of work to make a space an accessible one, when in fact with just some interventions and the intelligent use of resources such as signage, moveable furniture and new technologies it is possible to create a more friendly environment for everyone." Architect Carla Martínez Sastre, specialist in accessibility.
Disability: “The objective is to promote people’s inclusion because they are suitable and not to meet a specific quota”
“The identity of a person with a disability is built in the same way as in all people, through the experiences we have throughout our lives. We are experiencing a social paradigm shift in relation to disability. Nowadays it is the context that defines whether or not a disability is or is not a limitation ”.
“Workforces that comprises people of different ages create a more productive and profitable economy and help increase the GDP per capita.”