Funka focuses on accessibility

We analyse, develop and educate in accessibility. We provide support, recommendations and user testing. We contribute to standards and guidelines at national and international level. We are market leaders in accessibility. We like to say that we can make anything accessible ...

Funka leads major EU-project on digital innovation

During the next three and a half years, Funka will manage a project aiming at supporting large scale uptake of digital innovation in active and healthy ageing, funded by the European Commission.

Report from the M-Enabling Summit in Washington

The M-Enabling Summit is a major conference in the United States that mixes industry, public sector and end user perspectives. This year, the event was combined with sessions and certification exams arranged by the professional association IAAP.

Democracy for whom?

We have tested the accessibility of political parties’ websites and the results are disappointing. Even in Norway, with its ambitious legislation on web accessibility, participation in society can be very hard for persons with disabilities.

Funka develops a digital educational environment

Recently, Funka won a large assignment to further develop and manage the highly accessible digital education environment for the Swedish Special Education Authority.

Accessible communication for disabled parents

Funka has developed a prototype for an accessible communication platform serving parents and schools. The project , which has now been completed, was funded by the National Post and Telecom Agency's innovation competition.

Accessibility of ATMs and vending machines

The Norwegian discrimination and accessibility legislation covers not only websites but also all sorts of kiosks. The government starts monitoring ATMs and vending machines and at the same time the guidelines with text and illustrations, which Funka has developed on behalf of the supervision authority Difi, are published.

Accessible summer greetings

As the sun glistens in the ocean, the birds wake me up in the early mornings and life gets a little easier once sunshine and warm weather turn our latitudes into paradise, a report on digitization makes me even more happy.

Funka in Web Accessibility Directive Expert Group

In order to give the EU Commission support during the transitional period when Member States are to harmonize their national legislation on web accessibility to comply with new EU regulations, an expert group has been appointed. Funka's Susanna Laurin is one of the experts chosen for the assignment.