Access Links

Photo Links to access and open access presented in somewhat random fashion: Background2017 is the second year of UNESCO marking 28 September as the “International Day for Universal Access to Information” (IDUAI). On 17 November 2015, UNESCO adopted a resolution (38 C/70) declaring 28 September of every year as International Day for Universal Access to …

Open

Photo: Always open Open = Allowing access, passage, or a view EssayWhat happens when always open is not even open anymore? 24/7 does not really mean seven days a week, 24 hours. This is the transition we are living through. Could this be the time to be more open? if not physically then informationally, copyrightable, …

September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information

Poster September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information. Hashtag: #AccessToInfoDay Key Linksunesco.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationdayun.org/en/observances/information-access-day HistoryThe day was inaugurated in November 2015 and was first held on September 28, 2016. The day had been recognized as International Right to Know Day since 2002 and was developed by international civil society advocates into its current form beginning in …

Access

Photo: Zion Parking Ron Mader: One of the cornerstones of Planeta.com is a commitment toward greater access to information and the physical world. Too often the online paywalls and barriers impair our curiosity. We champion open access, particularly when it comes to reading and interacting with conservation and cultural resources on the Web. This parallels …

International Day for Universal Access to Information 2019

Poster September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI). Yes, we need a free flow of accurate and reliable information. Hashtags: #AccessToInfoDay, #AccessToInfo, #IDUAI19 Key Linksunesco.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationdayun.org/en/observances/information-access-day BackgroundIn November 2015, UNESCO adopted a resolution (38 C/70) declaring September 28 of every year as International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI). 2019This …

Curb Cut

Buzzwords Curb Cut = a ramp cut into a street curb at a corner for wheelchair access or at a driveway for vehicular access Also see: digital curb cut / electronic curb cut http://www.accessiblesociety.org/topics/technology/eleccurbcut.htm Recommended Listening https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/curb-cuts Wikipedia Curb cut Planeta.com Access

Access to Information and Indigenous Peoples of Oaxaca (2018)

Derecho de Acceso a la Información y los Pueblos Indígenas de Oaxaca Right of Access to Information and Indigenous Peoples of Oaxaca Key Links http://iaipoaxaca.org.mx https://www.facebook.com/IAIPOaxaca https://www.youtube.com/user/cotaipo Embedded Tweets #Hoy, acompáñanos en la presentación de los materiales de difusión "Derecho de Acceso a la Información y los #PueblosIndígenas"; un resultado de la Convocatoria del Programa …

#TurismoPropone

Sunday, February 19 Ecuador holds its general election. In advance of the public vote, Ecuadoran tourism pros held their own twitterchat (tuitazzo) with proposals for advancing tourism. Hashtag: #turismopropone Highlights: Medición del turismo en tiempo real con herramientas tecnológicas y no después de 3 años (measurement of tourism in real time with technological tools and not …