Deaf education

What does a sign language learning environment mean?
How should education system meet the needs of deaf students? Side-event during the 13th Session of the CRPD Committee Wednesday, 8 April, 2015
1:45-2:45 PM
Ground floor conference room, Palais Wilson

Moderator: Eeva Tupi, Human Rights Officer, World Federation of the Deaf


  • Tomas Guzman, President of Asociación Nacional de Sordos de la República Dominicana
  • Enkhbaatar Ajirshavgaan, President of the Mongolian Association of the Deaf
  • Ulrika Lukasczyk, Research Assistant, Zürich University of Applied
    Sciences of Special Needs Education
  • Delphine Le Maire, Academic Researcher, KU Leuven

English Voice Interpreting, Captioning and International Sign interpretation will be provided. The side-event will be webcasted at