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 ...

A move towards subscription

Keeping on track with technological development and increasing European focus on requirements and legislation creates new challenges to many organisations. To meet the needs of our clients, we are developing yet more products and services as subscriptions.

An important step towards a universally designed society

In Norway there are hopes that the educational sector finally will have specific requirements for accessibility. Although this is important, there is still a lot of work remaining. Funka´s Torbjørn Helland Solhaug explains why we´re not ”there” yet even if the proposed legislation is passed.

The Norwegian Directorate for Civil Protection

The Norwegian authority responsible for crisis information, the Directorate for Civil Protection, has tasked Funka with performing accessibility audits of two important websites. The goal is that all citizens, regardless of ability, will be able to access the information.

What are you curious about?

More or less everyday, we get interesting questions from readers, customers and partners. Often, it's questions we can answer because we experienced something similar before. But sometimes, the only sensible answer is that we need to test it in real life before making any recommendations. This is where our research and innovation department comes into play.

Translated captions of the EN-standard videos

To reach as many procurers and suppliers as possible with the European standard for accessibility requirements of ICT products and services, we are now translating the captioning of the instruction videos that we have produced on behalf of Microsoft.

Meet Funka this spring!

Funka's experts are, as usual, active in many places around the world. You can for example meet us in Washington at the M-Enabling Summit or listen to a webinar arranged by the IAAP You can also meet us in Oslo, Norway at the Universal Design and New Technology conference, and in Sundsvall, Sweden, at the annual conference for public sector ICT.

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.

Funka profile of the month: Peter Pettersson

Many at Funka are very active in different issues in society. We are presenting you with one of our colleagues; Peter Pettersson, who has rich experience with non-profits, both professionally and during his spare time.