NZSL News

Online survey about accessibility

"Imagine a world where every person, building and community is truly accessible". Please take a few minutes to complete this independent, online survey about accessibility and the Be.Accessible programmes.
Accessibility
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Consultation

Challenge for Growth in NZSL

Challenge for Growth in NZSL will allow deaf children and teenagers, and their whānau/families, throughout New Zealand to develop positive relationships with positive role models, leadership skills, self-esteem and confidence while being exposed to NZSL in a variety of settings.
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Sector news

Report on NZSL Interpreter Standards released

The report, 'A review of NZSL Interpreter Standards' provides a current snapshot of the issues faced by the Deaf community to access a high-quality interpreting service throughout New Zealand.
NZSL
Research

5th National Māori Deaf Hui

A national Māori Deaf Hui was held 2-5 June 2017 near Whangarei at Whakapara Marae. There were up to 80 attendees and approximately 64 of them were Māori Deaf. Nearly 50% of the Māori Deaf who attended the hui were young Māori Deaf (rangatahi).
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Event

Round 3 recipients NZSL Fund

17 projects for the third funding round (1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017) were approved and received a total of $542,471.
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