Accessibility statement

A Perfect Match campaign website

European Commission website

This statement applies to content published on the domain:
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 European Research Executive Agency. It is designed to be used by as many people as possible, including people with disabilities. 
You should be able to: 
•    navigate most of the website using just a keyboard 
•    navigate most of the website using a modern screen reader and speech recognition software (on your computer or phone)  

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. 

Compliance status 

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 23 December 2023. 

Preparation of this statement 

This statement was reviewed on 5 February 2024. 
The statement is based on a review of a representative sample of web pages by the content editor, using a combination of manual and automated testing. 


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of the The ‘A Perfect Match’ website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers: 

•    Phone: +32 229-53738 
•    E-mail: REA AGRI CALLS  

We try to respond to feedback within 15 business days from the date of receipt of the enquiry by the responsible Commission department. 
Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology.

The ‘A Perfect Match’ website is designed to be compatible with the following most used assistive technologies: 
•    the latest version of Google Chrome and Apple Safari browsers; 
•     in combination with the latest versions of JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver and TalkBack. 

Technical specifications 

The accessibility of the ‘A Perfect Match’ 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: 
•    HTML 
•    WAI-ARIA 
•    CSS 
•    JavaScript 

Non-accessible content 

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of the ‘A Perfect Match’ 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  ‘A Perfect Match’ website:
1.    Navigation menu accessibility: Some content has not been properly coded for the best experience with a screen reader.
2.    Video captions:  Some videos do not have closed captions or an equivalent text alternative or audio track to allow access to deaf or blind people. We are continuously working on adding them to more videos.  
3.    Video player – keyboard accessibility:  We are aware of some issues with the keyboard accessibility of our video player (when selecting the caption language from the menu, it is not possible to use the arrow keys to move between languages, this can only be done with the TAB key).   
4.    Some documents are in PDF format and are not accessible.
5.    Some images do not have proper alt text descriptions.
6.    Some pages have content in a language different than the one declared.
7.    Some pages contain elements with no sufficient colour contrast.