Organization: Uganda Federation of Hard of Hearing (UFHOH)

Project title: Accelerating awareness of World Hearing Day in Uganda

Regions: Uganda

Outline of the event:

1. Live Radio and Tv talk shows
2. Collaborate with the Ministry of Health to commemorate the world hearing day and launch of the primary health care manual.
3. Engagement meetings on safe listening and hearing loss prevalence with the Ministry of Gender and National Environment Management Authority to contribute to interventions that support local actions on hearing loss prevention and rehabilitation.
4. Engage the Parliamentary Committee on Health about the recommendations of the World Report on hearing and targets for this year’s Theme.
5. Print and disseminate the training manual to healthcare providers and other information materials from WHO
6. Write articles in the government news papers related to the theme and particular key messages /promote WHF
7. Social Media promoting WHD Key messages and WHF
8. Sensitization meetings and visits to Communities and academic institutions focused on Make listening safe initiative
9. Safe listening demonstrations /plays

Submitter: Moses Serwadda