EMPLOY. EDUCATE. EMPOWER.

The Global Problem

79

of countries do NOT recognize sign language as an OFFICIAL LANGUAGE

90

of Deaf people in DEVELOPING COUNTRIES do NOT go to school

Discovering Deaf Worlds (DDW) aims to reduce those statistics by strengthening local Deaf communities through capacity building, organizational development, and human rights training.

Our Solution

1317086

MILLION DOLLARS have been raised to TRAIN DEAF LEADERS in developing countries

2,103

Deaf people trained to TEACH OTHERS and pass on skills to their COMMUNITIES

We strive to change the world’s perspective on the abilities of deaf and hard of hearing persons, but we cannot do this alone.

Let’s make a difference together.

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