September 26, 2016
For the second year in a row, Princess Kako attended the opening ceremony of a national high school competition in Kurayosi, Tottori Prefecture featuring the communication system for the Deaf on Sept. 25, giving her speech in sign language as well as orally. (photo)
Twenty teams from across Japan participated in the competition to show the expressive art of sign language. Kumamoto School for the Deaf won the championship.