Digital Transformation and Accessibility: Navigating the Complexity of Inclusivity in Legislative Platforms
Written on September, 2022
The digital transformation of legislative platforms has become a cornerstone for enhancing public participation, governance, and transparency. However, as these platforms evolve, so does the complexity of making them accessible to all sections of society, including people with disabilities. This essay aims to explore the challenges and opportunities legislative bodies face in improving accessibility within their digital platforms for civil society, especially for disabled individuals. Further, it discusses the necessity of moving beyond mere consultation processes to co-creating solutions with these communities.