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World Federation of the Deaf (WFD)

President: Colin Allen
Administrative Secretary: Phillipa Sandholm

Address: 
P.O. Box 65, FIN-00401
Helsinki
NE
Fax: 
+358-9-580-3572
Email: 
Web Address: 
Last Updated Date: 
May 1, 2014
Description: 

The World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) is dedicated to promoting the human and social rights of people who are deaf. Phone number: +358-9-580-3573.

WFD advocates for their full participation in society by equalizing opportunities, strengthening the status of sign language, advancing educational opportunities for people who are deaf and promoting their access to information, and stimulating the efforts of national associations of the deaf to improve the overall situation of deaf communities in every country. For information about conferences, camps, and meetings, contact WFD. Informational materials are available.

Publications: 

WFD NEWS
Frequency:
Type: magazine
WFD Newsletter
Frequency: published six times per year
Type: for members