People with disabilities have faced additional burdens during the COVID-19 pandemic, including communication barriers that can leave them feeling isolated.
This year, supported by the UNMPTF, the UN and ILO in Indonesia collaborated with the Indonesian Sign Language Centre celebrated the International Disability Day by working with the Deaf community in promoting the development of a more inclusive society, where barriers to communication are removed and everyone has access to information.
The campaign Show Your Sign aims to introduce the Indonesian society fun ways to learn and express through sign language. The campaign included an Instagram competition, inviting Indonesians to record themselves to practice sign language through their favorite songs.
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