Accessibility: partially compliant

INRAE undertakes to make its website, intranet site, extranet site and software packages (along with its mobile applications and digital street furniture) accessible in accordance with Article 47 of Law No. 2005-102 of 11 February 2005.

This accessibility statement applies to and

Compliance status

The and websites are partially compliant with version 4 of the general accessibility improvement standard (RGAA 4.0) due to the points of non-compliance and exemptions listed below.

Audit results

The compliance audit conducted by the company Kaliop showed that:

  • A total of 70.5% of the RGAA 4.0 criteria are met.
  • The website’s average compliance rate is 87.7%.

Inaccessible content

Points of non-compliance

  • YouTube videos do not meet RGAA 4.0 criteria on text alternatives for multimedia files.
  • The website search tool does not provide an alternative for users without JavaScript.
  • PDF documents are not accessible and alternatives to PDFs are not provided.

Content not subject to accessibility requirements

  • Map of regions (locations of INRAE centres and units)
  • Google Maps

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was drawn up on 22 December 2022

Technologies used to create the website

  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • Drupal

Testing environment

Content accessibility testing was performed based on the combination provided by the RGAA 4.0 standard with the following software:

  • Chrome
  • JAWS
  • Firefox

Tools for evaluating accessibility

  • Color Contrast Analyzer
  • WAVE
  • Web accessibility tools

Website pages that were checked for compliance

Feedback and contact

If you are unable to access any content or service, you can contact the website manager to be directed to an accessible alternative or to obtain the content in another form.


If you have come across an accessibility issue that prevents you from accessing content or a feature of the website, and after reporting it you have not received a satisfactory response, you are within your rights to bring the matter to the attention of the Defender of Rights in France.

Several means are available to you.