Org Name Original: West Java Hearing Committee
Altered Org Name:
Contact First: Sally
Project Title: Noise Awareness Socialisation and Hearing Hearing in Army Forces Member
Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, World Report on hearing-related activities, Advocacy with policymakers, Awareness-raising, Programme launch, Hearing screening
Primary Audience: Adults, Army forces member
Estimated In Person Reach: National
Audience Reached: Adults
Specific Workplace: Army forces member
Screen Newborn and Infant: None
Screen Children and Adolecents: None
Screen Adults: 60
Screen Older Adults: None
Policy Maker: Head of Indonesian Army Forces
Influencer: Head of Indonesian Hearing Committee
Traditional Media Numbers:
Social Media: Facebook, Youtube, Instagram
Social Media Numbers:
Noise awareness should be raised in all community especially in special community like Army Forces member whom have an often interaction with the noise from army device like weapon, bomb, etc.
We make collaboration with Indonesian Army Forces to make a seminar for all Army Forces member and their family.
We also did ear examination and hearing screening for about 60 active army forces member. The result from the hearing screening was rather shocked because 30% have sensorineural hearing loss.
We make plans to continue the program of hearing protection for all army forces member with government
WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes
Native Written Language: Indonesian
Educational Materials Available in Your Language: Yes
Did You Translate WHO Materials: Indonesian
Would You Consider Assisting Us: Javanese
What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:
More flyer in the topic of hearing health would be nice.
Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, and we submitted a report to the WHF/WHO
Did You Apply for Grant:Yes we applied, but were not awarded the grant
Photo 1 caption Noise Awareness Socialisation in Army Forces Member and family.
Photo 2 caption Pure tone audiometry done for every member of Army Forces.
Photo 3 caption OAE done for every member of Army Forces.
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