This database aims to make available the initiatives being developed by Latin America and caribbean countries in the area of Assistive Technology, as well the global market.

In order for this information to be shared in an organized manner, the 5 principles were adopted by GATE / WHO as indexes.

These principles are:
People, Policy, Products, Provision and Personnel.

In addition, this database will have a special focus on local production and development in Latin American countries, seeking to stimulating industry research and innovation by promoting the development and supply of local and global services.