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									The Survey of Access to information and communication for persons with disabilities,
including communication and assistive technologies in the Asian and Pacific region.

     This questionnaire was formulated by the Task Force on Information Communication
 Technology under the Thematic Working Group on Disability-related Concerns (TWG-DC), a
 UNESCAP -organized working group mechanism to promote and monitor the implementation of
 BMF. The purpose of the questionnaire is to      supplement information to the responses to the
 UNESCAP 2004 BMF review          questionnaire, in order to further assess the implementation of
 the BMF targets in the priority area on information and communication. Analyses of data
 obtained from the responses of the questionnaire will be utilized towards the UNESCAP
 -organized high-level intergovernmental meeting on mid-point review of the BMF in 2007.

     This questionnaire is addressed to Governments, international organizations and NGOs of
 Members States (53) and Associate Members (9) of ESCAP in Asia and Pacific region. You can
 see at:

 The followings are the method of survey:
    ① Via e-mail
    ② On the web-site(ESCAP or Japanese Society for Rehabilitation of Persons with
          Disabilities (JSRPD) )
    ③ Distribution by hand at the UN ESCAP related conferences
    ④ By post

You are kindly requested to complete and return the form as soon as possible but no later than 31
May 2006.

You can download the survey format (MS word, text or PDF) by accessing ESCAP or JSRPD Web
site at;

Please return the completed questionnaire by e-mail to:

We will inform you the result of the survey. If you want to know it, it will be available around
November 2006. So please give us your e-mail address or home address.

Mr. Shuzo Kataishi
Director, Information Center
Japanese Society for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities (JSRPD)
7F Shinjuku Mitsui Building No.2
3-2-11, Nishishinjuku Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
160-0023, Japan

   For further information, or if you wish to obtain an electronic version of the questionnaire,
     Contact: Ms. Misako Nomura and Ms. Misako Arai at above address
      Tel: +81-3-5909-8280 Fax.: +81-3-5909-8284

  Thank you for your cooperation

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