Qatar Assistive Technology Centre (Mada) has granted the Digital Access Certification to the website of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) for implementing the standards of digital content access for the disabled.

Such certificate is awarded to websites that provide digital access to content and e-services, in addition to meeting the requirements and guideline for web content access.

Maha al-Mansouri, Chief Executive at Mada, clarified that Mada has contributed to the implementation of the digital access and web accessibility policy of Qatar through providing assessment, consultation and training to the different government and non-government entities. This is aimed at ensuring accessibility and e-access to enable the disabled and the elderly to access digital content as well as information and communication technology (ICT) equally with others.

Source: Medai Center