GWIS - Global Wildfire Information System website
This statement applies to content published on the domain: ‘https://gwis.jrc.ec.europa.eu’
It does not apply to other content or websites published on any of its subdomains.
These websites and their content will have their own specific accessibility statement.
This website is managed by the Directorate-General Joint Research Centre, European Commission.
It is designed to be used by as many people as possible, including persons with disabilities.
You should be able to:
This website is designed to comply with the technical standard for websites and mobile apps EN 301 549 v.3.2.1.
This closely follows level ‘AA’ of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1.
This website is partially compliant with technical standard EN 301 549 v.3.2.1 and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA.
See ‘Non-accessible content’ for more details.
The website was last tested on March 2023.
Preparation of this statement
This statement was prepared on March 2023.
The statement is based on a review done by the automated tool Axe Monitor.
We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of the GWIS website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers:
We try to respond to feedback within 15 business days from the date of receipt of the enquiry by the responsible Commission department.
The accessibility of the GWIS website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:
Despite our best efforts to ensure the accessibility of the GWIS website, we are aware of some limitations, which we are working to fix.
Below is a description of known limitations and potential solutions.
Please contact us if you encounter an issue not listed below.
Known limitations for the GWIS website: