Republic of the Congo


Jump to: navigation, search
Basic information of the country/area
Name of the country/area Republic of the Congo
Formal name of the country/area Republic of the Congo
Country/area information The World Factbook (CIA)
Wikipedia (English)


Indigenous signs for "Republic of the Congo"

Illustrations in the literature

"Republic of the Congo" (In: Japanese Federation of the Deaf ed. Supervisor: Hedberg, Tomas. 2003. Country name-signs. Helsinki, Finland: World Federation of the Deaf. 96.)

Spoken languages


Sign languages

Population of Deaf/deaf people

Legal status of sign languages

Organizations and associations of the Deaf/deaf

Association Nationale des Sourds et Deficients Auditifs du Congo (ANSDACO) (WFD member)

Institutes, associations and universities for sign language studies

Education for the Deaf

Sourds Sans Frontière

Deaf communities and cultures

Religious activities by the Deaf

Famous Deaf persons and hearing persons concerned with sign languages

Sign language dictionaries


Dalle-Nazébi, Sophie. 2009. Les sourds au Congo-Brazzaville, entre sorcellerie locale et pratiques occidentales

Dalle, Sophie. 1996-1997. Rapport de stage : La langue des signes au Congo.

Milandou, F. 1981. L'Institut des jeunes sourds de Brazzaville. In : Educafrica. (Special issue 1981) 121-33.


History of sign language research



Deaf cultures and Sign Languages of the world:Congo-Brazzaville


Countries and areas of Africa
Africa (general) Africa (general)
North Africa Algeria | Egypt | Libya | Morocco | Tunisia
West Africa Benin | Burkina Faso | Cote d'Ivoire | Gambia | Ghana | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Liberia | Mali | Mauritania | Niger | Nigeria | Senegal | Sierra Leone | Togo
Island states in the Atlantic Ocean Cape Verde | Sao Tome and Principe
Central Africa Burundi | Cameroon | Central African Republic | Chad | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Equatorial Guinea | Gabon | Republic of the Congo | Rwanda
East Africa Djibouti | Eritrea | Ethiopia | Kenya | Somalia | South Sudan | Sudan | Tanzania | Uganda
Southern Africa Angola | Botswana | Lesotho | Malawi | Mozambique | Namibia | South Africa | Swaziland | Zambia | Zimbabwe
Island states in the Indian Ocean Comoros | Madagascar | Mauritius | Seychelles
Areas and others Western Sahara
Personal tools
In other languages
AACoRE > Projects > AASL