SHARJAH, Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services (SCHS) will organise the 5% Within Frequency Range conference from April 17 to 18, 2018, in Sharjah.

41 Arab and foreign speakers will participate in the conference, which is part of SCHS' continued efforts to raise members of society's awareness of disability issues and suggesting solutions for it.

The conference will discuss the latest updates within a number of topics such as Arabic Deaf Community and the Uniqueness of Culture and Sign Language, Educating Persons with Hearing Impairment and Improving Education Outcomes, Health Care for Persons with Hearing Impairment and Its Accessibility, and Out of the Redundant Image of Work.

Workshops will focus on preparing teachers, the challenges of stereotypes, the strategies of audio rehabilitation, and sign language etc. Finally, the General Coordinator of the Conference pointed out the organization of a gallery for the products of a group of companies working in the hearing aids field. The gallery will provide a chance for deaf or hard of hearing persons, parents, and specialists to see the latest inventions and technologies in this field.

Source: Emirates News Agency