Accessibility Statement

This website is run by the IDEM Project Partners. Specifically, the project members at TU Darmstadt are responsible for dissemination. IDEM and its members are committed to providing access to the website to all individuals. To do this, we are actively working to increase its accessibility.

Using this Website

We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader

Conformance Status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

Third-Party Services

The IDEM website was built with WordPress using an accessibility-ready theme. See the WordPress Accessibility page for more information.

Inaccessible Content

While the IDEM website was created to generally meet accessibility requirements, we are currently working on improvements in the following areas:

  • Missing Aria tags
  • Possible issues with some screen readers + browser combinations

How we Tested this Website

This website is tested regularly using the WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool to identify and correct accessibility issues. 

Reporting Accessibility Problems with this Website

We’re always striving to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or if you encounter any accessibility barriers on our website, please contact us at

We will respond to your feedback within 14 days. If you are not satisfied with the response you have received from us, or if our response does not arrive within 14 days, please follow the following procedure.

Enforcement procedure

Should we not respond to your feedback to your satisfaction, you can contact the German Arbitration Service at the Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities. The Arbitration Service is responsible for seeking solutions to disputes between persons with disabilities or their associations and federal public bodies and for settling them out of court.


Arbitration Service according to the German Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities at the Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities

Mauerstraße 53
10117 Berlin
Phone: +49 – (0)30 18 527-2805
Fax: +49 –(0)30 18 527-2901

This statement was written on 14 February 2022 and was last checked on 16 March 2022.

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