The voice of blind and
partially sighted people in Europe

WELCOME TO EBU, the united voice of millions of blind and partially sighted Europeans.

EBU works towards an accessible and inclusive society with equal opportunities for blind and partially sighted people to fully participate in all aspects of social, economic, cultural and political life.

With its large network of member organizations in 44 European countries, EBU brings together a wealth of expertise related to visual impairment and its implications on the daily lives of millions of Europeans with sight loss thus contributing to a more accessible and inclusive society.

EBU provides a platform for its member organizations for the exchange of information, cooperation and collective actions to promote the rights and needs of blind and partially sighted persons.

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27.2.2014 : ‘92% of MEPs want accessible websites, now Council must act' says EBU

On 26 February Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) will be voting to make substantial changes to the proposed Directive on the Accessibility of Public Sector Bodies' Websites. This vote is very important for us as it could be the first significant step towards the end of inaccessible websites.

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