BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVIA: What sign languages are used in Bosnia and Herzegovia?
This article can help you answer the following questions:
What additional sign language resources are there for Bosnia and Herzegovia?
Where is Bosnia and Herzegovia?
How many Deaf / Hard of Hearing people are in Bosnia and Herzegovia?
There are an estimated 105,600 Deaf and Hard of Hearing in the Bosnia and Herzegovia.
This percentage is a rough estimation: 3.3% of the general population. Lack of research make estimating these numbers difficult. The World Health Organization estimates 5% of the world population has significant hearing loss. Keep in mind that developing nations typically have a much higher number of Deaf and Hard of Hearing populations.
What sign languages are used in Bosnia and Herzegovia?
Bosnian Sign Language (dialect of Yugoslav Sign Language)
Written / spoken languages in Bosnia and Herzegovia:
How do you say Bosnia and Herzegovia in sign language?
Where can I learn Bosnian Sign Language online?
This language is not yet available. If you would like to learn this language, please request it here: https://www.intersignuniversity.com/sign-languages
InterSign University offers many international sign language courses. Check them out here:
What Deaf organizations are located in Bosnia and Herzegovia?
Association of the Hearing Impaired of Bosnia/Herzegovina
Additional sign language resources for Bosnia and Herzegovia
We will update this section as more information becomes available.