Below is a representation of the organizations reported.

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Organization: Department of Ear , Nose , Throat, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Benin Teaching Hospital

Region: Nigeria

Title: 2023 World Hearing Day Celebration


The activities began with advocacy visits to the Director General, Edo Health Insurance Commission, Chief Medical Director, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Vice Chancellor, University of Benin. The aim of the visits is to get Ear care fully incorporated into primary care and catered for in the health insurance of the state. A position paper on hearing care for all was also presented. There was a health walk with ear care education in the community, there were also formal lectures on ear care .The climax was free hearing screening and ear disease treatment for participants .

Live Event: Yes

Hearing Screening: Yes

Social Media: Yes

Authorities or policymakers: Yes

Influencers or celebrities: Yes

Report of our WHD Activity on guardian newspaper

Health walk with ear care education in the community

Free ear syringing

Group picture by the UBTH ENTH&NS WHD Team