Helping Guatemala's deaf

A new school is helping deaf children in Guatemala to become part of the society.

    Deaf children in Guatemala have long been isolated from society, facing a lifetime of discrimination and abuse.

    But an hour outside the capital, Guatemala City, a new school is trying to change this.

    Al Jazeera’s David Mercer reports from the school .

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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