Celebration of the International Deafblind Day and Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of Helen Keller’s Death


Date: 27th June 2018


Events in the morning take place in the Plaza SS.MM los Reyes de España , Benidorm.

Events in the afternoon take place in the Salón de Cristal (Glass Room) at the Gran Hotel Bali


10:45 Reception of the authorities.

11:00 Opening ceremony.

11:05 Speech by Mr. Francisco J. Trigueros, President of FASOCIDE.

11:15 Speech by Mr. Geir Jensen, President of the WFDB.

11:25 Speech by Mr. Antonio Pérez, His Excellency the Mayor of Benidorm.

11:35 Reading of the Deafblind people Manifesto by representatives of the associations of FASOCIDE from each Autonomous Region.

11:50 Showing of the film “Me llamo Gennet” (“My name is Gennet”), starring a Deafblind person who is a member of FASOCIDE, which also collaborated on the film with the aim of raising awareness.

12:00 Closing ceremony.

Free time while paella is being prepared.

13:00 Lunch (paella) in the square.

19:00 Theatre show “Atraco a las 11 y 11” (Robbery at 11:11), performed by the company Los Sinsentidos, formed by Deafblind people.

20:00 Gala dinner followed by farewell party.

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