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Higher Education Funding Council for England

Higher Education Funding Council for England

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) - home page For Review: Accessibility of Remote Meetings - First Public Working Draft The Working Draft of Accessibility of Remote Meetings is available for review and comment. This potential resource relates to How to Make Your Presentations Accessible to All and Making Audio and Video Media Accessible. We welcome input on how this information can better help vendors, organizations, and individuals make remote meetings more accessible to people with disabilities. For more information, see: e-mail on Remote Meetings and blog on Remote Meetings For Review: Natural Language Interface Accessibility User Requirements - First Public Working Draft Natural Language Interface Accessibility User Requirements("NAUR")Working Draft is available for review and comment. Updates In-Progress: WCAG 3.0 Working Draft Some updates are available to W3C Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 3.0 Working Draft. Invitation: WAI-CooP First Open Meeting You are invited to the WAI-CooP First Open Meeting, Online on 23 June 2021.

Scottish Funding for Research Research Excellence Grant The Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008 gave us a measure of the quality of research carried out in Scotland. Following RAE 2008, SFC replaced its Main Quality Research Grant and Research Development Foundation Grant with the Research Excellence Grant (REG) in academic year (AY) 2009-10. The funding model for REG accommodates the results of the RAE 2008, and continues to underpin the structure and value of the dual support system. In broad terms, developing the policy for REG was informed by these needs or requirements: In the indicative main grant letter for AY 2012-13, we announced an increase to REG of £10 million to £223 million. 2* research has been removed from the quality profile and the differential in the quality weighting adjusted matching quality weightings being applied elsewhere in the UK. SFC is reviewing the underlying model for the distribution of REG in advance of the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. Additional information

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) N Ireland - Higher Education Policy & Funding - Department for Employment and Learning Higher Education Policy in the Department consists of two branches: Higher Education Policy Branch and Higher Education Widening Participation branch. Higher Education Policy Branch The aim of Higher Education Policy branch is to develop, communicate and evaluate higher education policy for Northern Ireland, in consultation with the sector, and other regions of the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. The main business areas of Higher Education Policy Branch are: Quality Assurance and Teaching and Learning - Higher Education Policy manages a range of teaching and learning initiatives and activities and, to this end, assesses, approves and appropriately manages funding allocations to support the core activities of Northern Ireland Higher Education Institutions.International Activity - this is an area of growing importance for the Department in the context of an increasingly international labour market and increased competition for international students worldwide.

Google Scholar Website legal information: basic requirements - Website-law.co.uk - The web law blog Warning: this post is out-of-date. For the current law (as at 18 May 2012) on ecommerce site information disclosures, see: English law requires that most business websites supply certain information. The basic information requirements are set out in: The Electronic Commerce Regulations (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (the “Ecommerce Regulations”). The application of each piece of legislation, and the detailed information that will be required where the legislation applies, is considered below. Ecommerce Regulations: application The Ecommerce Regulations basic disclosure requirements apply to “...a person providing an information society service...” The Ecommerce Regulations only apply to service providers established in the UK. Ecommerce Regulations: requirements Companies Act 2006 and Business Names Act 1985 Every UK company should list on its website:

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