Dr. Fondevila, chosen by the Once Foundation and Crue Universidades Españolas to write and coordinate the book “Design for All in the University: Journalism”

Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón has been chosen by the Once Foundation and Crue Universidades Españolas as the leading expert in the area of ​​knowledge of Journalism to write and coordinate the book “Design for All in the University: Journalism”. “For me it is a great pleasure and honor to carry out this project in line confer responsiveness and accessibility to the contents of Journalism”, said Fondevila, professor of University (UPF, Blanquerna-URL, University School Mediterrani University of Girona, UOC, UAB, UB and UCJC) and director of CECABLE.


The Design for All in the field of Journalism arises as incorporating the journalistic and communicative field of general concepts already fixed on the issue. Being an angular area of ​​knowledge in Broadband Society and cloud journalism (scientific concepts coined by Dr. Fondevila), the approach to studies of Journalism is crucial both in the exercise of the profession as in creating sensitivity in public opinion, an issue in which the analyzed area is the most decisive.

In the project, with participation of Real Patronato sobre Discapacidad, there are writing books for the various areas of knowledge. In the case of Journalism, Dr. Fondevila leads the project and coordinates representatives from the Complutense University of Madrid, University Rey Juan Carlos, University of Santiago de Compostela and San Pablo CEU.

The publication, in the wave of successful project for Vodafone Foundation on mobile and elderly run a few years ago by Dr. Fondevila, also includes analysis of the Design for All in Digital Journalism, in line of the Research Group on Journalism and Digital Marketing and Broadband and the Research Group on Innovative Monetization Systems of Digital Journalism, Marketing and Tourism (SIMPED) of CECABLE, the University School Mediterrani of the University of Girona (UdG), the Observatory of Scientific Communication at the University Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Blanquerna-Universitat Ramon Llull and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and is principal investigator Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón.