Deutscher Gehoerlosen-Bund e.V. (DGB) 
German Association of the Deaf

Established: 1927
Full member of EUD since: 1985 

Address: Prenzlauer Allee 180, 10405 Berlin, Germany
Contact details:
E-mail: info@gehoerlosen-bund.de 
Fax: (+49) 030/499 022 - 10
Tel: (+49) 030/499 022 -66
Website link: http://www.gehoerlosen-bund.de

President: Helmut Vogel

Sign Language: Deutsche Gerbärdensprache 
Abbreviation of Sign Language: DGS

Number of Deaf Sign Language Users: 200,000 
Number of Working Sign Language Interpreters: 500

UNCRPD Status
Convention: Signature 30 March 2007 - Ratification 24 February 2009
Optional Protocol: Signature 30 March 2007 - Ratification 24 February 2009

 

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