ASL sign for KAUPPINEN, LIISA


Liisa Kauppinen, a long-time international deaf leader and WFD (World Federation of the Deaf) representative to United Nations.


Related signs: United Nations, World Federation of the Deaf, FINLAND.

Deaf Bragging Rights

Liisa Kauppinen (1939-present), a Deaf Finnish leader, received the 2013 United Nations Human Rights Award Prize from the United Nations in New York, USA. She is internationally recognized for her global contribution in advocating for the human rights of deaf people around the world.