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Some free places fro the Youth Forum Finland
Monday 21 June 2004

Dear Madam, Sir,

Are you an 18-35 year-old Young Hard of Hearing:

Welcome to participate on the Youth Forum on education!

I'm glad to tell that we have still some places free. Attached you will find some new information about Youth Forum of the IFHOH worldcongress.

See the Adobe Acrobat document attachment (size: 55.85 KB) Microsoft Word document attachment (size: 98.5 KB)  for more details.
(The attachement has been scanned for virusses and is safe to open).

Thank you and best regards,

Katja Perttilä, one of the leadmembers of Youth Forum.
Council of Europe Questionnaire on Accessibility
Monday 21 June 2004

In the framework of its activities in the field of the rehabilitation and integration of people with disability, the Council of Europe has established a new Committee of experts on Universal design (Accessibility) which held its first meeting in Strasbourg on 17-19 May 2004 and to which all Council of Europe member states were invited.
The European Disability Forum
Monday 21 June 2004

The European Disability Forum was appraoched yesterday by a Television channel (French-German channel with a European scope called ARTE) who is very interested to make a programme / report on young adults with disabilities in a few EU countries on national / local initiatives ensuring autonomy and full participation of young people with disabilities e.g.
university studies, autonomy, housing, leisure, etc.......
Latest news from summercamp 2004 in Denmark
Monday 31 May 2004

We have to cancel summercamp, because there were too few people who want to participate.

Those who have paid deposit will of course get their money back soonest as possible.

Have a nice summer anyway.

Regards from Jennie
New board members
Tuesday 27 April 2004

During the AGM in Russia the following persons have been elected as one of the board members:

Karina Chupina from Russia as the President of IFHOHYP

María López García from Spain as the Vice-president of IFHOHYP
Summercamp 2004 in Denmark
Thursday 15 April 2004

The summercamp of this year will be held from 2 August to 12 August 2004 in Denmark. The hostel will be on Zealand, the beautiful island with the capital Copenhagen. -- The accomodation

The price will be € 475.

What will you do on the Summercamp?
  • Your lazy body will be active with playing volleyball, badminton,... .
  • You will have (wet) fun in the summer- & waterpark and others entertainment parks.
  • You can relax at the beach under the sun.
  • You can also explore some beautiful places in Denmark like Copenhagen.
  • You also can learn something about the strange viking folks.
  • And many other things.
If you wanna know what do you also can experience there, then just go to the Summer camp ;-)!!

Click here for more detailed information.
Scholarship Submissions for Bangkok AIDS Conference
Tuesday 9 March 2004

Dear colleagues and friends,

The deadline for young people wanting to apply for a scholarship to the XV International AIDS Conference in Bangkok (11 to 16 July 2004) is 31 March 2004.
The youth scholarships form part of a larger programme of "Youth Activities" which are being planned to ensure that disadvantaged young people form an integrated and integral part of Conference proceedings.
Call for Applications to the European Youth Centres and the European Youth Foundation
Wednesday 3 March 2004

The Directorate of Youth and Sport of the Council of Europe invites non-governmental youth organisations, networks and other non-governmental structures involved in areas of youth work relevant to the Council of Europe's youth policy to submit applications for study sessions and the European Youth Foundation. Deadline for applications: 1 April 2004
New web site for IFHOHYP
Monday 1 March 2004

IFHOHYP launched a totally renewed web site!
This new web site has more inter activity such as Forum, Guest book, Poll and much more.

The web site is created by:
Susanne van Straten: Design (The Netherlands)
Gerard van Maurik: Technical/Development (The Netherlands)
Christi Menheere: Contents (The Netherlands)
Greet Penneman: Advice (Belgium)
The 7th IFHOH World Congress
Monday 1 March 2004

The 7th IFHOH World Congress will be held in Helsinki (Finland), 4-9 July 2004.

To participate or if you want more information, please have a look at
Want to participate the Youth Forum on Education in Finland?
Tuesday 24 February 2004


Welcome to participate on Youth Forum on education, which will be at the same time with the IFHOH World Congress in Helsinki from 4th to 9th of July 2004.

You can read more about the event in the file we have attached below

Adobe Acrobat document Announcement Youth Forum 2004 (size: 305.5 KB) 

Heartily welcome to sunny Helsinki, the capital of "the country of the midnight sun".
World Deaf Holiday
Sunday 1 February 2004

World Deaf Holiday offers a real summer holiday for deaf and hard of hearing people, also for hearing people who know or want to learn the sign language.
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