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Accessibility Statement

The Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) is committed to making its websites and mobile applications accessible, in accordance with the Web-Zugänglichkeits-Gesetz (WZG, BGBl. I. Nr. 59/2019 idgF).

This Accessibility Statement applies to

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with Conformance Level AA of the “Web Content Accessibility Guidelines – WCAG 2.1”, due to the non-compliances and exemptions listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons:

a. The content is not within the scope of the applicable legislation

There are older documents available for download (e.g. PDF-documents) which are not accessible. Because these documents have been published before September 23, 2018 they are exempt from the Web-Zugänglichkeits-Gesetz.

Third-party content, such as presentation materials from students, which is not within FFG's sphere of influence, is exempt from the Web-Zugänglichkeits-Gesetz.

Should you need non-accessible content in an accessible format, please contact . We will try to provide the content in an alternative format.

Preparation of this Accessibility Statement

This Statement was prepared on November 30, 2020.

This statement was prepared based on a self-assessment carried out by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG).

The statement was last reviewed on June 21, 2023.

Feedback and contact information

If you discover deficiencies regarding compliance with the accessibility requirements or if you would like to obtain information about any content excluded from accessibility – please contact us by email:

Austrian Research Promotion Agency
Team Digital Accessibility

Our team will deal with your request internally and take the necessary steps.

Enforcement Procedure

If the response from the above contact is not satisfactory, you may file a complaint with the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG). The FFG accepts complaints filed online via the electronic contact form.

Contact form for the complaints office

The FFG will examine whether the complaint relates to violations of the Web-Zugänglichkeits-Gesetz (WZG), particularly to failure on the part of the federal government or associated institutions to comply with the accessibility requirements.

If the complaint is justified, the FFG will make recommendations for action to the federal government or the legal entities concerned and propose measures designed to remedy the problem.

Further information on the enforcement procedure