Declaration on Accessibility

An audio version of this declaration

This declaration on accessibility applies to the website of Centre Responsible Digitality (ZEVEDI) which can be accessed via the homepage link

Centre Responsible Digitality (ZEVEDI) endeavours to make its website fully accessible in accordance with national regulations regarding the implementation of the Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council. Both the national regulations and the Directive require that websites and mobile applications provided by public bodies are fully accessible.

Preparation of this declaration on accessibility

This declaration was prepared and last checked on 13 December 2023.

Status of compliance with the requirements

This website is partially compliant with the Behinderten­gleichstellungs­gesetze (Acts on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities) on federal and state level (BGG & LGG), Barrierefreie-Informationstechnik-Verordnung (BITV – accessible information technology ordinance) and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1.

Explanatory note

The concept for the design of this website of Centre Responsible Digitality (ZEVEDI) began before September 2022. Since then, we have made efforts within the available resources to implement and develop the website, taking into account fundamental aspects of accessible design.

Feedback and contact details

Centre Responsible Digitality (ZEVEDI) is working on removing existing barriers and avoiding new barriers in the further development of their websites.

Should you

  • come across inaccessibilities when using our website;
  • identify contents that are difficult to access or unclear,
  • come across contents that violate the recommendations on accessibility or do not comply with WCAG;
  • have questions regarding the implementation of accessibility,

please do not hesitate to send an email to:

Your feedback and inquiries will be forwarded to the competent staff.

Enforcement procedure

Should we not respond to your feedback to your satisfaction, you can contact the Arbitration Service at the Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities. The Arbitration Service is responsible for seeking solutions to disputes between persons with disabilities or their associations and federal public bodies and for settling them out of court.


Arbitration Service according to the German Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities at the Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities
Mauerstraße 53
10117 Berlin

Phone: +49 – (0)30 18 527-2805
Fax: +49 –(0)30 18 527-2901