IDRC - Celebrating 25 Years

1993 - 2018

Continuing Our Work During COVID-19

Read the letter regarding COVID-19 by IDRC Director, Jutta Treviranus.

Supports for complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

How do I make my web site accessible? How do I make my office documents accessible? How do I make information available in alternative formats? Businesses and organizations read our AODA Help.

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Example: Side by Side Text

Example: Side by Side Text in Tables

Some older screen readers are unable to present side by side text in tables properly. They read directly across the entire screen from left to right, completely ignoring table boundaries

An example of a layout table with side by side text:

 This webpage was created
so that I could tell
the world all about
how great i am.
If you don\'t already
know how great I am,
I tell you this:
I am great.

Thanks for visiting my page

Here is how an older screen reader might read this text:

This webpage was created If you don\'t already
so that I could tell know how great I am,
 the world all about I tell you this:
how great i am. I am great.
 Thanks for visiting my page