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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12.2.2015 : European Accessibility Act: European Commission breaks promises

Back in 2011, the European Commission promised it would propose an EU Accessibility Act in 2012. Since then, month after month, year after year, we have heard promises that the publication was ‘imminent' but unfortunately, this has not happened.

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