Website Accessibility Policy

The Nippon Foundation is making the utmost effort to ensure and enhance the accessibility of its official website in accordance with “JIS X 8341-3:2016 Guidelines for older persons and persons with disabilities – Information and communications equipment, software and services – Part 3: Web content.” JIS stands for “Japanese Industrial Standards”.

Scope of compliance

The entire The Nippon Foundation official website: https://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/

  • Excluding employment information pages (https://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/recruit/)

Targeted compliance level

JIS X8341-3:2016 Level AA

Exceptions

The following items are deemed exceptions owing to the difficulty of meeting the success criteria at this time:

  • Graphics and video content for which the original data no longer exists (and therefore cannot be modified)
  • Some content in PDF format
  • Some content provided by external services

Test results

Testing period Test results Level achieved
March 2016 Key 46 web pages (including 10 PDF files): Individual-page basis A
May 2016 All web pages except for the following categories (and excluding content deemed as exemptions): All-page basis
http://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/news/
http://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/en/news/
AA
August 2016 Web pages in the News category (excluding content deemed as exemptions): All-page basis AA
August 2019 All web pages: All-page basis AA

Policy update history

  • April 1, 2016: Website Accessibility Policy released
  • April 1, 2016: Test results (individual-page basis) for the key 46 web pages (including 10 PDF files) released
  • June 1, 2016: Test results for all web pages with the exception of the following categories released (all-page basis)
    • http://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/news/
    • http://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/en/news/
  • August 1, 2016: Test results for web pages in the News category released (all-page basis)
  • August 30, 2019: Test results for all pages with the exception of the following category released together with new official website design
    • https://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/recruit/

Contact

Planning & Communications Divison
The Nippon Foundation

  • Address:1-2-2 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-8404
  • Phone:+81-(0)3-6229-5131
  • Fax:+81-(0)3-6229-5130
  • e-mail:pr@ps.nippon-foundation.or.jp