Speech & Hearing Month 2021: World Report on Hearing – Findings & Discussion

Date: 
11 May, 2021
Credit: 
Speech-Language & Audiology Canada
Category: 
SAC News
Audiology
Communication Health Assistants
Students
Public

"In March 2021, the World Health Organization launched the first-ever World Report on Hearing, which outlines a public health approach to making (ear and) hearing care accessible for all.

Launched as part of the 2021 World Hearing Day campaign on March 3, the report demonstrates the growing need for hearing care globally and explains why this should be a public health priority. The report was developed as a means of defining the direction of global ear and hearing care and providing a strong basis for country action..."

Learn more about the World Report on Hearing on the Speech & Hearing Month website