A truly international WHO World Hearing Day is set for March 3

Awareness

World Hearing Day 2019

A key world hearing health awareness date for your diaries - March 3 - complete with support material and multi-language information to underline the chosen 2019 message: Check your hearing.

The set-up for World Hearing Day 2019 has been announced by its promoting body, the World Health Organisation (WHO). As every year it falls on March 3, a day for an awareness push across the planet through organisations large and small.

The International Society of Audiology (ISA) is just one such group participating in World Hearing Day, its online push involving Wikipedia in encouraging people to contribute " translations of hearing-related content ", all of which will be monitored by the Wikipedia dashboard. The ISA is also participating in events worldwide through universities.

Tools and materials in different languages are offered by the WHO " here ", along with the opportunity to register events.

Source: ISA

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