Barrier-free literacy – a course on Action. Digital education

21.06.2024 | 14:48

On June 20, 2024, Oleg YAREMA, associate professor of the Department of Digital Economy and Business Analytics, received a certificate for successfully completing the educational series “Barrier-Free Literacy”».

What is the course about??

  • what is barrier-free
  • what exactly causes the barriers
  • to whom barrier-freeness applies
  • why stereotypes and prejudices should be avoided
  • are Ukrainians ready to overcome barriers
  • why we as a society need accessibility
  • why accessibility is a common cause

Barrier-free literacy involves:
– development and use of multimedia technologies that ensure the availability of information for everyone;
– involves the elimination of social and cultural barriers that may hinder access to education and information.

The educational series of the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine was created within the framework of the initiative of the first lady Olena Zelenska “Without barriers” in cooperation with the authorized advisor of the President of Ukraine on barrier-free issues, the NGO “Bezbariernost”, representatives of civil society and experts with the support of the UNDP project Human Rights for Ukraine, funded by the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs