GPII – Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure  

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For you OT Techies – Are you familiar with the Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure or  GPII initiative?

Thanks to The Assistive Technology Daily for sharing this new development of Cloud4All  and Prosperity4All  and other international agencies and businesses who have partnered is to create  a system of personalized cloud based access to electronic based tasks. This is an incredible forward thinking project, allowing on demand access universally to individuals with disabilities. Here is a video about the project and its goals…

The purpose of the Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure (GPII) is to ensure that everyone who faces accessibility barriers due to disability, literacy, digital literacy, or aging, regardless of economic resources, can access and use the Internet and all its information, communities, and services for education, employment, daily living, civic participation, health, and safety.As our countries build…

via Home | gpii.net — The Assistive Technology Daily

What an incredible international project and undertaking, allowing universal access to everyone, everywhere. Wow!

To read more about it, visit the Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure website for more information.

H/T to The Assistive Technology Daily

Carol

 

 

 

 

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About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, AdEd, OTR/L, ATP

OTR/L with 30 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 15 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary and post secondary students. Experience with adults with disabilities in employment and work transition.
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4 Responses to GPII – Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure  

  1. Jim Tobias says:

    Thanks for the great write-up! We’re looking for OTs to talk to about GPII. If you have 30 minutes, please get in touch with me at inclutech@gmail.com.

  2. What an amazing project. I’m going to check on their website.

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