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Hear me out, says Deaf Hands at Work

Disability awareness organisation Deaf Hands at Work was inspired by Charles Nyakurwa's brother's struggles to find acceptance, employment and education as a young deaf person in South Africa.

Call to give sign language official status

Call to give sign language official status

South Africa's policy makers should debate the question of whether sign language should be added to the country's list of official languages, President Jacob Zuma said during a meeting marking the culmination of Disability Awareness Month in Nelspruit on Tuesday.
Call for recognition of sign language

Call for recognition of sign language

The National Institute for the Deaf, making a submission during public hearings on the South African Language Bill, called for sign language to be recognised as one of the country's official languages.

World deaf congress comes to South Africa

In July 2011 the 16th World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf and the fifth International World Federation of the Deaf Youth Camp take place for the first time on African soil, under the auspices of the Deaf Federation of South Africa.
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