Planning and Design for All
Olav Rand Bringa
Edel Kristin Heggem
The Norwegian State Council on Disability ©
Ingrid Bugge from Norwegian
We must continually seek new ways to improve the conditions of disabled people. New ideas and practical solutions must be sought to bring society closer to the ideal of full participation and equality of status of people with disabilities. New ideas and practical solutions should be investigated to bring society closer to the aim of full participation and equal status.
We hope this report represents a step in this direction. We have examined the concept of universal design and discussed it in relation to the principle of equal status, planning, architecture and product design. The report has been prepared by Finn Aslaksen, Steinar Bergh, Olav Rand Bringa and Edel Kristin Heggem commisioned by The Norwegian State Council on Disability, and its contents have been reworked after discussions with the following consultants: (continua)