U.N. Program in Atlanta Promotes Digital Access for Disabled
Axel Leblois, founder and director of a United Nations program pushing for expanded digital access for the disabled.
It is a statistic that simply does not make sense to Axel Leblois. In many countries, including the United States, the unemployment rate for blind persons of working age tops 70 percent.
“And yet we know – because you can see it every day – blind persons can have fully productive lives using technology,” said Mr. Leblois. “Why that gap?”