Accessibility Statement for WUR

Wageningen University & Research is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Wageningen University & Research takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of WUR:

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.
  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. WUR is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of WUR. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on WUR:

  • Phone: +31 317 480 100
  • E-mail:
  • Visitor address: Droevendaalsesteeg 4, Wageningen
  • Postal address: 9101, 6700 HB Wageningen
  • Twitter: @wur

We try to respond to feedback within a week.

Technical specifications

Accessibility of WUR relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

Wageningen University & Research assessed the accessibility of WUR by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation
  • External evaluation

Read the report