Training workshop on Inclusive Publishing in Mauritius

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 - 9:00am to Thursday, 13 October 2016 - 5:00pm
Mauritius, Mauritius
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Jaco Du toit, Advisor Communication and Information, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa (Tel: +254 (0)20 762 2346/2566, Email:

UNESCO will support Daisy Consortium to facilitate a 3 day training workshop on inclusive publishing in Mauritius. This training will aim at promoting inclusion of persons with disabilities in mainstream libraries through building their capacities to be involved in creating text books in digital format.
This training is organised by Mauritius Institute of Education (MIE) and Global Rainbow Foundation (GRF) and will be supported within UNESCOs framework of promoting universal access to information and knowledge, and ICT accessibility including for the disabled, and for all languages in Mauritius.