Org Name Original: Audicare

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: Katya

Contact Last:Freire

Project Title: Dia Mundial da Audição

Global: International society member effort



EUR: Portugal

AMR: Brazil



Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, World Report on hearing-related activities, Awareness-raising, Education and training, Programme launch

Primary Audience: General public, Children, Adolescents, Adults, Older adults, Health care workforce

Estimated In Person Reach: Global

Audience Reached: General Public, Children and adolescents, Adults, Older adults

Specific Workplace: Musicians

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents:

Screen Adults:

Screen Older Adults:

Policy Maker: Vogal da Cultura, Turismo e Cidadania de Belém (Lisbon – PT), and Vogal da Educação de Belém (Lisbon – PT)


Traditional Media:

Traditional Media Numbers:

Social Media: Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, Linked In

Social Media Numbers: 10022

Event Description:

To promote the day, Audicare and Dr. Katya Freire organized a series of live actions, outdoor events, videos and public lectures, both in Brazil as in Portugal. These events were complemented by our campaign in social media with musicians, radio and youtube to bring the spotlight on the World Hearing Day and on the theme To hear for life, listen with care!

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Brazilian Portuguese

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: Yes

Did You Translate WHO Materials: Portuguese – BR

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Brazilian Portuguese

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

More updated data and news.

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, but we did not submit a report, Yes, and we submitted a report to the WHF/WHO

Other Suggestions:

It would be great to see some educational videos.

Did You Apply for Grant:Yes we applied, but were not awarded the grant

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption Katya Freire making a lecture in Lisbon

Photo 2

Photo 2 caption Katya Freire and a Team of participants in Belém (Lisbon – PT)

Photo 3

Photo 3 caption Audicare’s Audiologist advocacy for hearing healthcare in São Paulo – BR

All Regions: International society member effort, , , Portugal, Brazil, ,