DeafLondon speaks at Houses of Parliament

Back to News

1960921_10153123983869432_3579813711292611897_o

Image: Labour Shadow Equalities Minister Kate Green MP, DeafLondon CEO Thomas Lichy, and Rebecca the host, speaking at the Houses of Parliament. Credit: Ann Nicholls/LookSeeClick Photography

DeafLondon CEO Thomas Lichy spoke today at Parliament about the barriers facing deaf people who want to vote or engage with the democratic system. He also gave examples of how deaf people have overcome these obstacles to create change in UK institutions.

This was a Bite the Ballot event, organised as part of Operation Disabled Vote / National Voter Registration Week.

Previous: DeafLondon at Deaf Academics 2015Next: DeafLondon Survey – Have you Voted?

One thought on “DeafLondon speaks at Houses of Parliament”

Comments are closed.