MOLDOVA: What sign languages are used in Moldova?
This article can help you answer the following questions:
Where is Moldova?
How many Deaf / Hard of Hearing people are in Moldova?
There are an estimated 132,000 Deaf and Hard of Hearing in the Moldova.
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 Moldova?
Written / spoken languages in Moldova:
How do you say Moldova in sign language?
Where can I learn Moldovan 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 Moldova?
Association of the Deaf of Republic Moldova
Deaf Children’s Association of Moldova
Society of the Deaf of Republic Moldova
Additional sign language resources for Moldova
We will update this section as more information becomes available.