Orban addresses international conference on integration of the deaf

Prime Minister highlights the importance of sign language

MH – 2017.11.12. 00:45 –

"Everyone has the right to live their life using their own language, without restrictions", Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban stressed at the 3rd International Conference of the World Federation of the Deaf in Budapest.

Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday attended the 3rd international conference of the World Federation of the Deaf in Budapest, MTI reported. In his address to the conference, the prime minister said that "everyone should be entitled to use their own language and live a life without constraints".

Orban highlighted the importance of sign language, and spoke highly of the efforts of deaf people to make it accepted in all countries. The prime minister also voiced his government's support for the goals of the world federation.