EQUAL Ireland has been appointed as sole agent for the new EQUAbilITy company, which is in the process of developing new personal inclusive technologies. Their purpose will be to assist disadvantaged people in their usage of ICT across the European Union initially and then globally. We are working closely with Microsoft, Workability International, European Platform for Rehabilitation, International Labour Organisation, the National University of Ireland, Galway’s Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI) in this project. The assistance from Enterprise Ireland has been excellent as has the support from the EU Commissioner, Maire Geoghan Quinn. EQUAL Ireland has submitted a pre proposal document to the EU Commissions for their consideration.
Please visit the EQUAbilITy website at www.equability.ie