Tero Laakso

Finnish Federation of Swedish Speaking Hard of Hearing

    The Finnish Federation of Swedish Speaking Hard of Hearing represents the interests of the Swedish speaking hard of hearing in Finland. The federation want to raise awareness about hearing impairment in society at large. Through its associations the federation represent about 3050 members. The federation wants to ensure that all hard of hearing… Read more Finnish Federation of Swedish Speaking Hard of Hearing

Towards Inclusive Vocational Training in Zanzibar

WHAT: This project aims to open access for young people with intellectual disabilities to vocational training. WHY: So far, vocational training has not been possible in Zanzibar. HOW: FAIDD, Inclusion Finland FDUV, and KVTL started a new development cooperation project in Zanzibar, Tanzania at the beginning of 2017. Zanzibar is an autonomous area in Sub-Saharan… Read more Towards Inclusive Vocational Training in Zanzibar

Supporting hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system

WHAT: The project supports hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system. WHY: Due to the lack of knowledge surrounding hearing loss issues in Bolivia, work is done to raise awareness and to create an understanding for hard of hearing people, not only in schools but also with the… Read more Supporting hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system

Supporting hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system

WHAT: The project supports hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system. WHY: Due to the lack of knowledge surrounding hearing loss issues in Bolivia, work is done to raise awareness and to create an understanding for hard of hearing people, not only in schools but also with the… Read more Supporting hard of hearing children’s rights to an inclusive education in the regular education system