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In observance of the International Day of Sign Language

The first International Day of Sign Language was commemorated last September 28, 2018 with the theme: “With Sign Language, Everyone is Included”, held at the Hall City conference room. See more

Deaf Child Abuse, Prevention and Awareness Seminar

In Iloilo City, the Diamond Jubilee Hall was held last August 24, 2018 with Ms. Clea Mae Palahang, Committee Member of Dumaguete Effata Association of the Deaf, Inc. (DEAF, Inc.) as our guest signer. This seminar is to raise awareness to the Deaf students to prevent themselves being a victim from the people who harms them. See more

Senate approves Filipino Sign Language bill

The Senate today passed on third and final reading a bill declaring the Filipino Sign Language (FSL) as an official medium of instruction and mode of communications in the country to promote the rights of deaf persons. See more

Darkness to Light: Deaf Child Abuse Prevention

In collaboration with the Deaf Boholanos Society Inc. and Clea Mae Palahang who conducted in Tagbilaran High School Hearing Impaired, Tagbilaran City with their lecture learning about "For Deaf Child Sexual Abuse Protection and Anti-Drugs Illegals" last July 30, 2018. See more

House approves Filipino Sign Language Act

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third and final reading a bill seeking to declare Filipino Sign Language (FSL) as the national sign language of the Filipino deaf. See more

Filipino Sign Language Lesson for DRRMO

In the observance of the 40th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week 2018, the Dumaguete Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office first time joined in Basic Filipino Sign Language and sharing the knowledge, which took place at Dumaguete City High School last July 24, 2018. See more

21th General Assembly - Social Watch Philippines

Mr. Rommel Lo, Dumaguete Effata Association of the Deaf shares the experience of persons with disabilities in engaging the local budget process.

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Related to Deaf Life and Reduce the Pollution Plastic Bag

The use of recyclable fabric bags to replace non-biodegradable plastic bags is a practice which is becoming very popular because of increased awareness about the environment. So keep the livelihood ongoing and by our colleague of Mr. Rommel Lo, proposal project in 2014. See more

Congratulate to Deaf Winner of Our Colleague

We have the pleasure to announce that Mr. Rommel Lo have received the winner of the MIT Climate Colab contest on "Anticipating Climate Hazards" hosted by the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence and the UN Climate Resilience Initiative (A2R). He would be an opportunity to meet with the UN Climate Resilience Initiative's Leadership Group - some of the world leading experts on climate resilience. See more