Taking charge of our money - Banknote gauges facilitate independence and confidence for blind and vision impaired people

Blind Citizens NZ has worked alongside the Reserve Bank of New Zealand for many years, contributing to, and influencing, the design of New Zealand’s currency so that people who are blind or vision impaired, can more easily identify their money.

You can learn more about our work, from our media release at this link: http://abcnz.org.nz/taking-charge-our-money-banknote-gauges-facilitate-i...

To find more out, about the banknote gauge, and its use, check the short video put together by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand: http://www.rbnz.govt.nz/research-and-publications/videos/note-gauges

Or, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's media release at: http://www.rbnz.govt.nz/news/2016/10/helping-people-with-sight-loss-to-u...