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To our national, regional and international friends, the worldwide Deaf Community,
At the last General Assembly of the World Federation of the Deaf, country members voted that the Turkish Federation National of the Deaf have the privilege to host the XVII World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf in Istanbul, Turkey. The official dates for the World Congress are 28th July to 2nd August, 2015.
In my first term as President of the WFD, it is a great honour for me and the WFD Board to welcome all WFD members and friends to join the World Congress in Turkey. I have visited Turkey myself and know that it is an exceptional place. Read More
Dear Distinguished Participants, Dear Friends
I, the President of the Turkish National Federation of the Deaf and Chairman of the Organising Committee for the XVII World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf, greet you all with love and respect.
We, the Turkish National Federation of the Deaf, are working for the XVII World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf in cooperation with the World Federation of the Deaf and the support from Turkish Ministry of Family and Social Policies.
As you all know, the World Congress is very important for the deaf community. Read More