[FOSDEM] It's time for a Code of Conduct

Imifos imifos at gmail.com
Fri Oct 30 10:47:49 CET 2015


An additional task for the "The No Asshole Rule"-Blue Team :)

On 30 October 2015 at 10:40, Ken Fallon <ken.fallon at gmail.com> wrote:

> What I find interesting with these debates is that there is rarely if
> ever a mention of disabled people[1]. "Including children, over a
> billion people (or about 15% of the world’s population) were estimated
> to be living with disability"[1]. These people are been passively
> discriminated against by the projects we are involved with. You can
> find a list of open issues here[2], and still more remain unreported.
> So whatever you decide to do, can I ask everyone attending FOSDEM to
> commit to adding the following to their project DNA:
> - We will make our project accessible by default.
> - We will give accessibility bugs the same priority as security bugs.
> [1] WHO "World report on disability"
> http://www.who.int/disabilities/world_report/2011/en/
> [2] Orca Screen Reader
> https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Orca
> Ken.
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