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More Sign Language Interpreters Needed

Wan Zuraidah Abu, Head of Sign Language Interpreting Services, Malaysian Federation of the Deaf (MFD)

07-Aug-20 19:00

More Sign Language Interpreters Needed

The government is planning to create a permanent post for sign language interpreters in all government agencies, but advocates say that it's important for interpreters to be trained and accredited. We speak with Wan Zuraidah Abu to find out why. Image Source: EPA-EFE


Produced by: Tasha Fusil

Presented by: Kelvin Yee, Hezril Asyraaf


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