Jovita, 14, on being deaf in a hearing world

Fourteen-year-old Jovita is one of 12 finalists in the BBC Young Reporter Competition.

Her amazing story was picked from over 1,500 entries by a panel of BBC judges, including Newsround presenter Ricky Boleto.

She tells us why being from a deaf family – and deaf herself – is difficult in a hearing world.

There will be four overall winners of the competition, which will be announced on Wednesday afternoon.


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