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November 27, 2014
Enthusiasts – Eldsjälar

Swedish government TV (SVT) documentary about seven deaf profiles from all around Europe

SVT  has done a documentary series called Eldsjälar, meaning enthusiasts. The programme follows 7 deaf profiles from all around Europe who are all engaged and ambitious people with great motivation to achieve great things in their field of work. The programmes is available in International Sign, spoken English and with Swedish subtitles, and it is possible for anyone in the world to watch it online until October 2015.

One of the programmes is about The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) Executive Director Mark Wheatley. You can follow Mark and EUD’s work in the office in Brussels, meeting with MEPs in the European Parliament, attending a board meeting and meeting with NADs. The other episodes follows deaf persons from Austria, Denmark, Greece, Sweden, Germany and Switzerland.