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 ...

Strategic assignment for the Finnish government

To support the Ministry of Finance in transposing the European Web Accessibility Directive into Finnish legislation, Funka has been assigned to make a comparative study of ongoing efforts.

Funka's video captions are translated into ten languages

Funka has produced videos in English about the European Standard on accessibility in ICT procurement. The videos go through each chapter and describe how the standard can be used. Swedish, Spanish and Portuguese captions have been in place since the spring. In September, we will also launch captions in Norwegian and Finnish, followed by French and Italian.

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.

Norwegian design agency chooses Funka's PDF training

Funka has conducted a tailor-made training in how to create accessible PDF files for the Norwegian design agency Melkeveien. PDF files are at least as important as HTML in terms of accessibility and usability.

An important innovation project on ageing

7-8 September 2017 was the kick-off for the major coordination and support action on ageing related issues, that Funka leads in the framework of EU research programs.

First meet up at IAAP Nordic September 26

Finally we are ready to kick off the Nordic chapter of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals, IAAP. You are welcome to join us in Stockholm, Sweden, Tuesday September 26 to learn more. The event will be held in Swedish.

An embedded accessibility expert

If you really want to succeed in accessibility, use the trick of embedding an expert into the team of developers, graphical designers and interaction designers. It is a sure way to provide day to day training and focus on the user experience.

Judgement on the Norwegian Prime Minister

Elections for the norwegian parliament Stortinget just occured, and it is time to pass judgement on the norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, for the challenges given to her by Torbjørn Helland Solhaug, consultant at Funka, at her accession last term.