327 Burns Street Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia 20019
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Our Mission
To Advance The Self-Determination Of Signing Deaf Communities Through Local Capacity Building In Developing Countries.

Our Vision
Recognizing That People Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing Have The Same Human Rights As Those Who Are Not Deaf, DDW Envisions A Global Community Of Sign Language Users Who Can Acquire An Education, Pursue A Career, And Live A Life That Is Comparable To That Of Their Non-Deaf Peers. DDW Envisions Itself As A Positive Catalyst For Change In Partnership With Signing Deaf Communities In Developing Countries.