In Tottori Prefecture, a study group was formed in April, this year towards establishment of "a sign language language ordinance (tentative name)."
"The 2013 Tottori Prefecture Sign Language Forum" will be held on July 27 (Saturday) at Sakaiminato-shi in the prefecture.
10:00 - 12:00
Lecture: "Town planning which one can talk by sign language always anywhere: Considering on the future of Japan"
Lecturer: Ishino Fushisaburo (President, Japanese Federation of the Deaf)
13:00 - 15:00
Mini symposium: "What we expect of establishment of the Tottori sign language ordinance (tentative name)"
Hirai Shinji (Tottori governor)
Ishino Fushisaburo (President, Japanese Federation of the Deaf)
Goto Hiroaki (Principal, Tottori Prefecture Tottori School for the Deaf)
Ishibashi Daigo (Director, the Tottori League of Deaf Associations)