Happy International Week of the Deaf!
In the last week of September (21st-27th) the International Week of the Deaf is celebrated. In addition, Wednesday 23.9. is the UN International Day of Sign Languages. There are more than 200 Sign Languages in the world.
In the video, Outi Salonlahti from Culture for All Service signs "Happy International Week of the Deaf!" (in Finnish Sign Language).
The Finnish Association of the Deaf will carry out the traditional online live party broadcast on 25.9. at 18-20. The show can be viewed live at: www.kuurojenliitto.fi.
International Day of the Deaf has been celebrated since 1958.