Organization: Association of Hard of Hearing People and CI Users – SUITA

Project title: Promoting a hearing-loss prevention culture

Regions: Poland

Outline of the event:

– Topics will be discussed by the speakers and a round table setting with audience participation
– Speakers: stakeholders who work within the hearing loss topics: policymakers in healthcare and human rights; politicians and deputies; representatives of NGOs, hearing care professionals, research institutes (universities) etc.;
– Provide a platform for the government, civil society and private sector to break the ice and organize a joint roundtable to address topics related to long term action plan on hearing loss (e.g. promotion a hearing-loss prevention culture and publicize the situation of people with hearing loss)
– With the participation of people with a hearing loss: users of cochlear implants and hearing aids – to show real experiences and problems, according to the slogan: “nothing about us without us”;

Project activity: [29]

Target audience: [31]

Event format: [32]

Expected reach: [33]

Policymakers involved? [34]

Using WHO campaign material? [37]

Promotion planning:

[36]

Submitter: Paulina Lewandowska