The State Level workshop on Empowerment of Deaf Women was held on 24th June, 2012 in New Delhi organised by National Association of the Deaf. It was a one day long workshop on empowerment of deaf women from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Smt. Geeta Sharma is a deaf person and also, the woman secretary of National Association of theDeaf, New Delhi. She starts the workshop every 3 month to conduct the workshop for deaf women for NCR/Delhi.
She made various presentations referring to deaf women. Deaf women leaders attended the workshop from Delhi/NCR. Most were enthusiastic and keen to have learnt things presented by Smt. Geeta Sharma and also Smt. Reena Jain who is a Committee Women member of NAD.
Programme was held in order to raise awareness and create a positive space in society for the deaf community and women’s issues. 95 deaf women attended the workshop in Delhi.