Organization: Universidade de São Paulo (USP-SP), Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas (IPT), Ministério Público de SP, Câmara municipal de São Paulo

Project title: Booklet launch “Noise and our health”

Primary region: AMR

Country: Brazil

Event Description:

The booklet is being developed by professors from the University of São Paulo (speech and hearing and public health departments), a researcher from the technological research institute (IPT), a public prosecutor, and the office of councilor Eliseu Gabriel from the SP municipal council. This booklet addresses issues related to noise and public health, annoyance, legislation, protection, to inform and mobilize the population. There will be a launch event with the distribution of the printed and online booklet, talks with the authors and an invitation for the public to participate. This mobilization has been underway since last year through online lectures and dissemination among social movements.

Submitter: Alessandra Samelli