Pursuant to the Information Society and Electronic Commerce Services Act, we are improving the accessibility to the website of the State Secretariat for Foreign Trade. Therefore, all the pages on this website (www.cites.es
) are Double-A Level compliant as defined in the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG
) by the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI
) of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C
For this reason, this website has been awarded the AENOR
(Spanish Association forStandardisation and Certification) TIC
(Information and Communication Technologies) accessibility certificate, under the UNE
(AA Spanish Standard) 139803 (priority 2) "IT applications for disabled people. Web contents accessibility requirements" standard, on 21 May 2008. This certification proves compliance with the Double A Level defined by Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, recommended by the W3C WAI work group.
Although we strive to comply with all the requirements of the certification, it is possible that occasionally some of our website content does not do so. If this is the case, we would appreciate it if you would inform us so that we can take the necessary steps to rectify the problem as soon as possible. For this purpose, please make use of our complaints and suggestion form
In the future, in an update of this policy, the contents of this internet site will be checked and adapted, in keeping with any new version of the web content accessibility guidelines drawn up by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
Quick access keys (Accesskey)
There is an option to access the search help contents using the quick access keys or accesskeys.
The use of this tool will depend on the user's browser and operating system. Depending on the browser, the most frequent short cuts use the following combinations of keys:
- INTERNET EXPLORER: shift + key + enter
- NETSCAPE: shift + key
- MOZILLA: shift + key
- OPERA: caps + esc + key
The quick access keys are:
- Key 7: Web map
- Key 8: About Accessibility
- Key L: Legal Notice