Newsletter and reflection on 2017 with BDA Chair.
The United Nations General Assembly has declared 23 September as International Day of Sign Languages.
Today, in a landmark moment, legislation for an Irish Sign Language Act has passed through the Oireachtas (legislature of the Irish Republic). The ‘Irish Sign Language for the Deaf Community’ Bill, which was put forward by Fíanna Fáil Senator Mark Daly, will be signed into law in the coming days by President Michael D Higgins
The British Deaf Association can report that a Deaf senior executive is taking legal action following implementation of the Access to Work cap.
The results from the recent elections for the new BDA board members has just been announced.
Video update from BDA Chair with what has been happening lately.