The XVII World Congress

The XVII World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf will take place in Istanbul, Turkey from 28 July – 1 August, 2015. Events of this XVII World Congress surround the theme, “Strengthening Human Diversity”. It aims to promote deaf people as a part of the global human diversity and to strengthen human diversity in the global deaf community. Lectures, workshops, panel discussions, meetings, booth presentations and entertainment as well are a part of this event.

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Closing Ceremony - XVII World Congress of the WFD

Closing Ceremony – XVII World Congress of the WFD

3 hours ago David Hay
The final day of the congress closes on a high with Special Interest Groups. With many delegates…
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Aug 3, 2015Closing Ceremony – XVII World Congress of the WFD
UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 31st July

UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 31st July

3 days ago David Hay
As we near the end of a week long program, our final Plenary presenters covered the two commissio…
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Jul 31, 2015UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 31st July
Dr Liisa Kauppinen Fund

Dr Liisa Kauppinen Fund

3 days ago David Hay
Istanbul, 30 July 2015 The World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) has recently announced the la…
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Jul 31, 2015Dr Liisa Kauppinen Fund
UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 30th July

UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 30th July

4 days ago David Hay
The World Congress is well and truly under way with our 2nd day of Plenary addresses highlighting…
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Jul 30, 2015UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 30th July
UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD - 29th July

UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 29th July

5 days ago David Hay
The day opened with two plenary presentations. The first, from Ms Hend AL-SHOWAIER of Saudi Arabi…
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Jul 29, 2015UPDATE: XVII World Congress of WFD – 29th July

The XVII World Congress

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