Regional Policy Advocators

This section contains links to key regional law, regulations, and policies in the field of digital accessibility to support the rights of people with disabilities and the elderly. The documents listed in this section are contained in external links to which Mada is not responsible.

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Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Decree No. 2006-1477 dated May 30; 2006; regarding the accessibility of communication and information and the facilitation of movement of persons with disabilities

Legislation 2006 Tunisia

Universal Accessibility Destinations and Places of Accommodation Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline 2012 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

People of determination services quality criteria in government and private sectors

Standard 2016 United Arab Emirates
WebTV and multimedia
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Decree No. 2006-1477 dated May 30; 2006; regarding the accessibility of communication and information and the facilitation of movement of persons with disabilities

Legislation 2006 Tunisia

Universal Accessibility Destinations and Places of Accommodation Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline 2012 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Federal Law No. 29 of 2006

Legislation 2006 United Arab Emirates

Disability Law 2000

Legislation 2000 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Law Number 8 Of 2010 For The Rights Of People With Disabilities

Legislation 2010 Kuwait

Egypt Executive Instructions for Law No. 10 of 2018

Legislation 2018 Egypt
WebMobile telephony
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Universal Accessibility Destinations and Places of Accommodation Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline 2012 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

People of determination services quality criteria in government and private sectors

Standard 2016 United Arab Emirates

Universal Accessibility Built Environment Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
WebE-books and digital contents
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Federal Law No. 29 of 2006

Legislation 2006 United Arab Emirates

The Marrakesh Treaty

Legislation 2013 Morocco
WebInternet Availability and Usage among Persons with Disabilities
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Egypt Law No. 10 of 2018 Promulgating the Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2018 Egypt
WebInclusive ICTs in education
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Federal Law No. 29 of 2006

Legislation 2006 United Arab Emirates

Disability Law 2000

Legislation 2000 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Egypt Law No. 10 of 2018 Promulgating the Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2018 Egypt

Tunisia Law No. 83 for 2005 on the Empowerment and Protection of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation Tunisia

Law of Care and Rehabilitation of the Disabled

Legislation 2008 Oman

Act No. 38 of 2013 on Care of Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs

Legislation 2013 Iraq

Law No. 220 on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2000

General Rules for the Provision of Special Education Programs and Services (Public & Private Schools)

Policy United Arab Emirates

The National Policy for Empowering People of Determination

Policy 2017 United Arab Emirates
WebEnabling ICTs in employment
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Disability Law 2000

Legislation 2000 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Egypt Law No. 10 of 2018 Promulgating the Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2018 Egypt

Tunisia Law No. 83 for 2005 on the Empowerment and Protection of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation Tunisia

Law of Care and Rehabilitation of the Disabled

Legislation 2008 Oman

Act No. 38 of 2013 on Care of Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs

Legislation 2013 Iraq

Law No. 74 of 2006 regulating the care and employment of persons with disabilities 

Legislation 2006 Bahrain

Job Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities

Guideline Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
WebE-government and Smart Cities
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Tunisia Law No. 83 for 2005 on the Empowerment and Protection of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation Tunisia
WebEnabling Assistive Technologies and ICTs for independent living
Title Type Year Of Publication Country/Organization

Universal Accessibility Destinations and Places of Accommodation Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline 2012 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

People of determination services quality criteria in government and private sectors

Standard 2016 United Arab Emirates

Universal Accessibility Built Environment Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Egypt Law No. 10 of 2018 Promulgating the Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2018 Egypt

Tunisia Law No. 83 for 2005 on the Empowerment and Protection of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation Tunisia

Law of Care and Rehabilitation of the Disabled

Legislation 2008 Oman

Act No. 38 of 2013 on Care of Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs

Legislation 2013 Iraq

Law No. 220 on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Legislation 2000

Universal Accessibility Built Environment Guidelines for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Guideline Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
WebProcurement of accessible public goods and services