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Welcome at the press service of the World Congress Braille21. Here, you can find press releases about the event and information about DZB Leipzig. Of course, you can contact us directly anytime.

We cordially invite you as a media representative to visit our congress and are looking forward to your coverage.

Press releases Braille21

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Congress magazine "Braille Post"

The Braille Post was a quarterly magazine to prepare people for the contents of the World Congress Braille21 on a long-term. The Braille Post appeared at a regular interval of 3 months from October 2010 on. The magazine updated regularly on the progress of the project Braille21; provided background information as well as current news about the braille system.

Information about DZB Leipzig

Information about Braille

Media contact

DZB Leipzig
Katja Lucke and Michael Wallies
Gustav-Adolf-Straße 7
04105 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 7113-239
Fax: +49 341 7113-125


picture Shalika Karunaratne

Shalika Karunaratne (42),
Colombo/Sri Lanka

»I hope Braille21 will discuss the importance of encouraging young children with low vision to learn the braille system of reading and writing.«

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