ReachAble is a not for profit organization dedicated to conducting research on humanitarian and assistive technologies. Our projects are conceived, designed, and tested by our researchers interested in making the world a smarter place - especially for people who have physical or cognitive disabilities, or are experiencing diminished capabilities due to aging. retro.
A large part of our work concerns sharing knowledge with professionals who work in the field of humanitarian and assistive technologies. We achieve this through research collaborations, pilot projects and networks on both national and international levels. We assist government and organisations with innovations.
Despite major developments over the last decade, far too many disabled people remain amongst the most disadvantaged in the society. Whilst a comprehensive disability rights framework has been established, it is unlikely on its own to fully transform many disabled people's life chances. ReachAble use new media and technologies to drive small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens that can change the world
ReachAble will transfer knowledge, wisdom and skills in a way that enables people to change approaches, behaviour and improve performance. Our ambition is to create an inclusive society having the confidence to lead in employment, public life and society at large.
Leading innovations to scale up existing technology or innovation to support humanitarian responses across the world.Our successful innovations can capture the humanitarian imagination, and provide new ways of delivering assistance to those who need it most.