Accessibility statement

The Royal Museum for Central Africa is committed to making this website accessible, in accordance with the following legislation: Act of 19 July 2018 on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications of government organisations.

This accessibility statement applies to the website

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the accessibility regulations, due to the non-compliances and exemptions listed below.

Preparation of the accessibility statement

An external accessibility audit has been carried out. This audit was a simplified analysis. You can read the full test report here:

Non-accessible content

We make every effort to make our website as accessible as possible for everyone. However, there are still some non-conformities. Automatic tests have shown the following violations of the Level AA criteria of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1:

  • some images do not have a correct text alternative. This also applies to some tables in terms of the summary or title (WCAG 1.1.1 criterion)
  • some section headings have no content (WCAG criterion 1.3.1)
  • some pages use presentation tags that are obsolete in HTML5 (WCAG criterion 1.3.1)
  • the colour contrast of some elements is insufficient (WCAG criterion 1.4.3)
  • some iframes may have an empty "title" attribute (WCAG criterion 2.4.1)
  • some ID attributes may have duplicate values on some pages (WCAG criterion 4.1.1)
  • there may be anchor elements without link content and without name and/or ID attribute (WCAG criterion 4.1.2).

Suggested alternatives

We make every effort to make the content of this website accessible. However, if you notice a problem of non-compliance, please contact us via or

Contact information

If you have any questions or comments about the accessibility of our website, please contact us at or

If your question has not been answered adequately, you can contact the Federal Ombudsman:

Plan to improve accessibility

Following the audit report by the FPS Strategy and Support on digital accessibility, we undertake to correct all the anomalies reported therein by the end of 2023.


This statement was prepared on 18/10/2023.

It was last reviewed on 18/10/2023.