Augmented Reality for e-labora: Mobile Apps for Workers with Intellectual Disabilities

This information provided by Smart Cities Council Global.

One out of every six people in the world – or 1 billion people – has a disability. Between 785 and 975 million of them are estimated to be of working age, but most do not work, according to the International Labour Union. Qualcomm Wireless Reach and Vodafone Spain Foundation collaborated on an "Augmented Reality for e-labora" project which provided customizable mobile applications for workers with intellectual disabilities. Read in the case study linked below from Council Lead Partner Qualcomm how tools and training helped them successfully perform their daily tasks, increased their autonomy and advanced their careers.

 

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07/10/2015
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