Archive for ‘Education/Training’ Category

Deaf Learner Spotlight: From the UAE to USA – studying overseas – Zayed Hamad Al Tamimi (News Item)

Published: Sep 7th, 2018

We have the pleasure of introducing a friend of Deaf Unity – Zayed Hamad Altamimi – who wanted to share his experience of being a Deaf Learner in the USA. Originally from the UAE, Zayed […]

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A report on Somali Sign Language and the Somali Deaf Community (News Item)

Published: Aug 3rd, 2018

Amidst the backdrop of war, oppression, struggle, victory, human rights and the rest that makes up the tapestry of Somalia, there is one group for whom the journey into the light is just beginning. Much […]

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First Deaf Graduate Assessment Scheme – A pioneering success with Global Professional Services Firm EY (News Item)

Published: Jun 1st, 2017

On 20 April 2017, Deaf Unity and EY ran a very successful mock Deaf Graduate Assessment Centre at EY’s offices in London. The assessors were very impressed with the performance of the Deaf candidates and […]

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Ernst and Young Reception Evening (News Item)

Published: Mar 8th, 2015

EY are working through the Business Disability Forum and Deaf Unity to organise a reception evening for deaf people who work in the corporate and finance industry on 28 April 2015. Further details can be found […]

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Deaf Unity and Oxford Model United Nations Conference Success (News Item)

Published: Nov 28th, 2014

In partnership with Deaf Unity, the first deaf friendly Oxford Model United Nations was held in October.

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Deaf Unity at the CIPD Annual People Awards (News Item)

Published: Oct 1st, 2014

Deaf Unity represented the deaf community at the CIPD People Awards on 30th September 2014.

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Deaf Unity: The First Deaf Model United Nations Conference (News Item)

Published: Jul 22nd, 2014

Deaf Unity announces that it has joined forces with Oxford International Model United Nations to promote 15 delegate places for deaf people to take part in one of the Oxford International Model United Nations (OxIMUN) conferences.

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Abdi Gas Featured In British Deaf News (News Item)

Published: Jun 2nd, 2014

Our CEO Abdi Gas has been interviewed and featured in this month’s British Deaf News, the British Deaf Association’s magazine for their members.

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Temporary Suspension of Access to Work 30 Hour Rule (News Item)

Published: May 16th, 2014

News about Access to Work ’30 hour rule’ temporary suspension pending a review by Mike Penning, MP.

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First Ever Deaf Careers Fair: A Big Hit at the London Mayor’s Office (News Item)

Published: May 8th, 2014

A press release outlining the successes of the Deaf Unity Deaf Careers Fair on 7th May 2014.

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