WFDYS board would like to extend our congratulations to our former board member from 2011 to 2015, Braam Jordaan of South Africa, on his recipient of silver award in the Order of the Baobab for his work with ‘brilliant efforts at raising awareness on the importance of sign language and the human rights of deaf people around the world through [his] colourful spectrum of films and books’. Congratulations Braam.