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UNRISD has a long tradition of making information available and accessible.

We are committed to making this website as accessible as possible to persons with disabilities, in accordance with Article 9 (g) of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, and in support of that Convention.

 This website is created in accordance with the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Accessibility Initiative’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines ( and the accessibility guidelines of the United Nations.

 Many documents on this website are published in PDF format. These formats may not be fully accessible, but finding solutions to this issue is a priority for us.

 This website has been tested using screen readers. We are working to find solutions to elements of this site that are not compatible with screen readers.

 Some links on this site will take you to other websites within and outside of the UN system that may not be in accordance with UN Accessibility Guidelines.