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What is happening with deaf bilingual education in Spain? And what should happen next in Spanish deaf education policy and research?
What can interpreters learn from deaf leaders’ use of sign language interpreters? Researchers interviewed 14 deaf leaders in 7 countries
Learn about the Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children in the Gaza strip. Provides health care, social services, education, & work opportunities.
How do deaf students in Brazil use the Facebook application in mobile phones? How can one develop a participatory design social app for them?
How does architecture affect deaf & hearing student interaction? What makes a place “Deaf Space”? Author used Participatory Research.
Watch three interviews about deaf equality in Gaza City. The people in the video are at the Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children.
Tanzanear is a UK-based organization working with deaf communities in Tanzania. They work with a local deaf school and deaf organization.
Watch a series of interviews with Kenyan deaf professionals. These include a school teacher, a university professor, a dancer, and many more.
The KwaZulu-Natal Blind and Deaf Society provides services for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, low vision or deafblind.
Learn from the example of a flood-prone region of Bangladesh that has successfully implemented disability-inclusive disaster planning.
DeafKidz International promotes rights, self advocacy, & job skills of deaf children. Also promotes access to technology & child health care.
The Deaf Outreach Program (DEAFOP) Kenya mainstreams Deaf and disability issues in social, cultural, economic, and political development.
Trainers can use this CRPD training manual to teach others about the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).
The Deaf Enabled Foundation in India promotes equal access for Deaf people in every area of life. Works to empower deaf youth, women.
Rwanda National Union of the Deaf (RNUD) summarizes the situation of Rwanda deaf education in 2013 and has recommendations for improvement.
The Deaf Development Program in Cambodia works to empower deaf people in education, language, employment, and community.
Frontrunners trains young deaf leaders from different countries. Based in Denmark, it is a one-year training program.
Three teachers share perspectives on teaching leadership, advocacy, etc to international young deaf leaders in Frontrunners based in Denmark.
A series of videos in Chilean Sign Language and Spanish captions is helping Deaf Chilean women learn HIV/AIDS information.
Watch Robert Sampana explain his work as Project Advocacy Officer for the Ghana National Association of the Deaf.
Explains the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) & the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), re, Deaf human rights.
The authors discuss the situation of India sign language rights in international and domestic laws and in deaf education.
Deaf people and blind people in Israel can use a phone app, GalaPro, to enjoy accessible live shows and movies with captions & amplification.
The author argues that South African copyright law hurts deaf people. She makes recommendations for how the law can be improved.
The Washington Group on Disability Statistics has standard questions, strategies for collecting disability data. Their website has guidance.
A technology service in Japan provides accessible emergency broadcast information for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Explains international laws, national laws in Canada, and provincial laws in Ontario, Canada that affects human rights for deaf people.
A new, free online app for learning South African Sign Language called FingerTalk launched in 2015 with a dictionary and interactive quizzes.
This reference guide explains laws that affect US deaf legal rights. Furthermore, it uses simple language to explain the laws clearly.
The authors argue that state constitutions should protect a legal right to language for deaf children. Analyzes U.S. and international law.