1.4 Summary of other international laws and initiatives in support of accessible ICTs in inclusive education

Figure 1.1 shows the history of many of the human rights and, more recently information society, conventions and international agreements in support of the use of accessible ICTs in inclusive education.

Figure 1.1 Overview of legal frameworks in support of the use of accessible ICTs in inclusive education

Source: UNESCO (2005)

The following subsections summarize the main initiatives and international organizations with a remit to promote accessible ICTs and inclusive education. Section 8 contains more details on international texts, initiatives and goals in this area.