Prevention of blindness and deafness

Photos of people with hearing impairment

Primary Ear and Hearing Care (PEHC)

Brazil

Luciano dos Santos from Brazil, like 250 million others, suffers from disabling hearing loss
Photo by WHO/Chris de Bode
The hospital with special program for children with hearing impairment fitted Luciano dos Santos with hearing aids
Photo by WHO/Chris de Bode
Cinthia Pereira, 21 years old from Brazil, had meningitis which caused disabling hearing impairment
Photo by WHO/Chris de Bode

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  1. Brazil
  2. India
  3. Madagascar