|Resolutions were adopted at the
Prefecture Welfare Convention of the Deaf.|
March 4, 2013
The "33rd Prefecture Welfare Convention of the Deaf" was held in Kitakata-shi, Fukushima Prefecture on March 3, and adopted the convention resolution which aims at a better sign-language interpreting system, realization of a prefecture information dissemination facility for the Deaf, etc.
The convention was sponsored by the Fukushima Prefecture Association of the Deaf, and about 450 Deaf/deaf persons and sign language circle members within the prefecture participated.
Oya Susumu san, who is Deaf and Director of a care home for the Deaf aged in Awaji, Hyogo Prefecture, was a keynote speaker, introducing his own social activity, etc.