Accessibility statement for Facing the Crisis

This accessibility statement applies to the digital exhibition platform facingthecrisis.scot

This website is run by Scotland’s International Development Alliance. We want as many people as
possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

● zoom in up to 300% without text spilling off the screen
● navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
● navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
● listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of
JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)
● descriptive text for all images

We also aim to make the website text and design as simple as possible to understand. If you have
any problems accessing or understanding content, please get in touch with us at admin@intdevalliance.scot
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

● We aim to add transcripts of the uploaded videos.

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy
read, audio recording or braille, please email admin@intdevalliance.scot or call 0131 281 0897. We’ll
consider your request and get back to you in 5-10 days.

If you cannot use the submission form for any reason, please email Lewis at
lewis@intdevalliance.scot to submit work.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed
on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact: [provide both details of
how to report these issues to your organisation, and contact details for the unit or person
responsible for dealing with these reports].

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector
Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility
regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality
Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Contacting us by phone or visiting us in person

We provide a text relay service for people who are D/deaf, hearing impaired or have a speech
impediment.
Our offices have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British
Sign Language (BSL) interpreter.
Find out how to contact us here.

Technical information about this website’s
accessibility

Scotland’s International Development Alliance is committed to making its website accessible, in
accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility
Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA
standard, due to the exemptions listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.

NON-COMPLIANCE WITH THE ACCESSIBILITY REGULATIONS

● The interactive map on the home page may not be fully compliant with WCAG 2.1. AA
criteria
● As of the date of this statement, some images require ALT text to be added. We are aware of
this and alternative text for all gallery images will be added by Friday 23 July

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 19 July 2021. It was last reviewed on 19 July 2021 This website was last tested on 18 July 2021.

The test was carried out by Web Foundry in cooperation with Scottish International Development Alliance.

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