A WALK FOR SIGN LANGUAGE RECOGNITION

A WALK FOR SIGN LANGUAGE RECOGNITION

In the mood of celebrating the international day of sign languages. We at FDF decided to embark on walk for life campaign to further make sign language more recognized as a way of bridging communication gap for the Deaf people in Nigeria in collaboration with CODAH...
2021 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SIGN LANGUAGES (IDSL)

2021 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SIGN LANGUAGES (IDSL)

As part of our commitment in FDF to commemorate International Day of Sign Languages (IDSL) as we do over the years, this year is not an exemption. We are hosting an online Zoom webinar and would be live on our social Media pages; Instagram , Facebook   & YouTube...
SOSANYA O. OLUWASEUN.

SOSANYA O. OLUWASEUN.

  SOSANYA O. OLUWASEUN.  FDF Volunteer & Online tutor  Sosanya Oluwadaisi Oluwaseun (Odasy Seun) is a Communication expert, Deaf rights Advocate, Sign language Interpreter and Tutor. He’s a freelance broadcast journalist and into PR...
 Olaoluwa Bayonle Emmanuel

 Olaoluwa Bayonle Emmanuel

  Olaoluwa Bayonle Emmanuel  FDF Coordinator, Is an Inclusion Advocate, a Prolific Sign Language Interpreter  and Special Educator whose advocacy work has gained recognition far and wide in Nigeria. He is an alumni of University of Ilorin with over 4 years of working...
Iye Michael Akin

Iye Michael Akin

 Iye Michael Akin Mowe Volunteer Mathematics/Physics teacher Lover of the PLWDs. A goal getter and lover of God and happily married to Funmilayo  
Funmi Ogunro.

Funmi Ogunro.

 Funmi Ogunro. FDF Founder, Phonic Teacher and Event planner. She founded Friends of the Deaf international Foundation (FDF) after the demise of her late Deaf younger sister. Olushola Shenkoya who died as a result of communication breach at the hospital when diagnosed...
Sign Language Training

Sign Language Training

As Sign Language is becoming more widely spread and adopted at organizational levels, Friends of The Deaf Foundation (FDF) is not left behind seeing this as an opportunity to reaching out to our Dear Persons With Disabilities with emphasis on the Deaf Community. FDF...
Ashura Michael

Ashura Michael

Ashura Michael is a young deaf human rights and Gender activist in Kenya .She was recently named as most influential young Kenyan 2020 Under leadership and governance category and One of the top 15 Kenyan women blazing trail the corporate suite 2020 (Law and Policy ),...