GAATES Members Area

Welcome to the Resources section of the Members Area!

GAATES makes available a great deal of information and resources in the public areas of this site, on the e-newsletter the Global Accessibility News and our social media Twitter and Facebook accounts. In addition to this, members of GAATES have access to a comprehensive resources area.

GAATES AGM in New York City, September 2013

The GAATES Resources Area has been created in recognition of the great demand resources and specifications, technical advice related to codes, standards, guidelines, etc. related to the global implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN CRPD); the advancement of Universal Design and accessibility of the built, ICT, transportation and social environments; and the inclusion of persons with disabilities in disaster risk reduction strategies.

GAATES membership is free and some of its benefits include full access to our Members Area – Resources that includes updated information on:

Universal Design Codes, Standards and Guidelines

Examples of technical drawings

Members Discussion Forum