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  • 28.09.2017

    EU moves toward Marrakesh Treaty Ratification this autumn

    Under the Estonian Presidency an agreement on the legal framework for EU ratification was reached last Friday, September 22nd by the Council Working Group on Copyright closely following the terms of the European Court opinion that established exclusive EU  to ratify the Marrakesh Treaty.  There is no text available yet but we have been told there are no controversial issues involved nor any reference to the WIPO Marrakesh Assembly.  This agreement has now been sent to be translated which...

Press Releases

EBU press releases on important topics.

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Position Papers

EBU position papers on important campaign issues.

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EBU previously produced a bi-monthly newsletter in 4 languages, English, French, German and Spanish.

As from January 2018, and with the launch of our new website, will now produce a monthly 'members' newsletter in English, and a three-monthly EBU-Focus newsletter in English, French, German and Spanish, which will deal with one topic in-depth in each issue.

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EBU produces guidelines, topical papers, and other informative material on a wide range of issues related to our community. The following selection of documents will be regularly updated.

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Making information Accessible for all

The European Blind Union asks that information is accessible to anyone, including blind and partially sighted people, and at the same time and at no additional cost.

In this publication we focus on the accessibility of printed and electronic documents intended for a broad audience including websites, books, invoices, letters, leaflets etc.

The information is available in English, Dutch, French, German and Spanish.

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Useful Links

This section contains links to other organizations and services that we believe will be helpful resources for blind and partially sighted persons as well as for anyone looking for information related to sight loss.

They are organised in specific categories.

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