International Ear Care Day is an annual advocacy event which aims to raise awareness and promote ear and hearing care across the world. The theme for International Ear Care Day 2015 is ‘Make Listening Safe’.
The First World Congress on Ear and Hearing Care is being organized by the Society for Sound Hearing in collaboration with CBM, with technical support of WHO. The congress theme will focus on ‘action towards better hearing’. Click here to read more about the congress
WHO network of collaborating centres for prevention of deafness and hearing loss.Read more about the newly formed WHO network of collaborating centres, its members and activities.
In 2012, WHO prepared new estimates on the magnitude of disabling hearing loss. These reveal that 360 million persons accross the world live with disabling hearing loss. Read more about the global estimates on deafness and hearing loss