APP for Accessible Tourism in the Dominican Republic
The application provides users with accessible tourism information on the Dominican Republic.
The RD4ALL application complements the recently published Accessible Tourism Guide of the Dominican Republic, and is available in Google Play and the Apple Store.
This first APP includes updated information on 12 restaurants, four airports, 42 hotels and 21 beaches. Also, information on parking facilities, rooms and other facilities that provide access to individuals on wheel chairs, have limited mobility, hearing and vision impaired, among others.
The guide is co-sponsored by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Dominican Competitiveness Consortium and the Banco Popular. Colorblind Design provided technical assistance.
Other sponsors: Association of Hotels and Tourism of the Dominican Republic (ASONAHORES), Association of Eastern Region Hotels (ASOLESTE), the National Council on the Handicapped (CONADIS), the Environmental Rights Institute of the Dominican Republic (IDARD), the Alliance for the Rights of the Handicapped (ADIDE), el Circle of Handicapped Women (CIMUDIS) and the “Fundacion Leonardo.”
Other Possible Sponsors
The Consortium explained that the institutions that comply with the accessibility requirements, and who want to participate in the project, can contact the organization at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Source: Access DR
Nov 14, 2016
Category: DR News |