How can parents best raise and communicate with a deaf child? And how can the community help? “Helping Children Who Are Deaf” can guide.
The World Association of Sign Language Interpreters (WASLI) advances the interpreting profession and national associations worldwide.
They are dancers, scientists, athletes, politicians, actors, and more. Learn about 32 world-changing Deaf women from around the globe.
In 2014, a team documented Haiti Sign Language (LSH). Read a blog post or journal article about it, or watch eight videos documenting LSH.
The global disability community says disability-inclusive SDG programs are crucial. Their position paper says the CRPD should be a guide.
The International Federation of Hard of Hearing People (IFHOH) is a global organization with more than 40 national member organizations.
Watch as Deaf Bangladesh leader, Wadud, explains his family business and his role in a local self-help organization, the Saidpur Deaf Club.
The European Union (EU) language policy protects deaf people’s right to accessible communication. This can be in sign interpretation.
Deaf people now have accessible movie theaters in Colombia. A phone app enables them to watch movies with either subtitles or sign language.
At a school in Togo, a deaf student can sign with her hearing classmates and teachers. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) taught them sign language.
Disability Rights Promotion International (DRPI) helps disability organizations learn to watch (monitor) the disability rights situation.
Use the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGS) to advocate with your government for deaf rights. Learn about the SDGs in International Sign.
This global report explains the situation of deafblind people in relation to the CRPD and SDGs (human rights and international development.)
One of the oldest, best known disability rights training manuals is “Human Rights. YES!” Explains disability, deafness as human rights issues.
A program helps with sign language training for parents in the Netherlands and Canada. Parents learn via video interaction and home visits.
The International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) is a consortium of organizations that promote disability-inclusive development.
This training manual can help deaf and disabled people learn to advocate for better lives for themselves and others. Teaches human rights.
In Austria, technology helps deaf people access information. A software system uses a digital avatar to translate content to sign language.
Deaf and disabled people in Bolivia experience human rights crimes. A team did a project to learn more about their experiences and the laws.
This CRPD handbook provides detailed analysis of all 50 articles in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).