Participants present skills learnt at sign language workshop

Azlan Othman

The sign language workshop to mark International Week of the Deaf and International Day of Sign Languages concluded with the presentation of certificates on Saturday.

The two-day workshop was conducted at Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium Lecture Theatre.

Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Khairunnisa binti Haji Ash’ari was the guest of honour.

The closing ceremony saw a special presentation by participants including children singing and acting using sign language.

The workshop was organised by the Youth Outreach Team comprising students from Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) undergoing Discovery Year’s Community Outreach Programme, under the supervision of Yang Berhormat Khairunnisa. It was coordinated with cooperation from the National Association for the Hearing-Impaired.

Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Khairunnisa binti Haji Ash’ari with the workshop participants. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN