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What are the different accessibility regulations?

UNCRPD: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD)’s Article 9 mandates appropriate measures to be taken to ensure access for people with disabilities.

WCAG 2.0: The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 are the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)’s guidelines for accessible web content.

EU 2016/2102: European Parliament and the Council of 26 October 2016 requires accessibility of the websites and mobile content.

ADA: The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on disability.

Section 508: Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was passed in 1998 which ensures content accessible to people with disabilities.