Tag Archive: World Health Organisation

World Health Organisation update 
  • 20
    Jul

World Health Organisation update 

Stakeholders met at the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Geneva 3-4 July to make progress on implementing the World Health Assembly resolution ‘Prevention of deafness and hearing loss’. The WHO presented plans for a World Report on Hearing, which it...

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NCHA responds - World Hearing Day 2018
  • 3
    Mar

NCHA responds – World Hearing Day 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called for action on 3 March, World Hearing Day. The NCHA has responded to the calls to action by publishing a position statement, setting out why and how it will champion innovation in hearing...

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World Health Organisation – Hearing Loss Update
  • 14
    Feb

World Health Organisation – Hearing Loss Update

The World Health Organisation (WHO) updated its Deafness and Hearing Loss factsheet on 9 February, stating that unaddressed hearing loss “poses an annual global cost of 750 billion international dollars”, and adding, “interventions to prevent, identify and address hearing loss...

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