Org Name Original: Centro Audiologico Auris

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: Ileana

Contact Last:Zelaya Zaldaña

Project Title: World Hearing Day 2022 celebration – Honduras





AMR: Honduras



Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, Awareness-raising, Education and training, Hearing screening

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

Estimated In Person Reach: National

Audience Reached: General Public, Newborn and infants, Adults

Specific Workplace: Healthcare workers

Screen Newborn and Infant: 2 donated

Screen Children and Adolecents: Unknown if any participants

Screen Adults: 3 donated

Screen Older Adults: 155

Policy Maker: Dra Sauna Figueroa (still waiting for the on-site meeting)

Influencer: Maria Jose Martinez Paz (Del Timbo al Tambo)

Traditional Media: 80000

Traditional Media Numbers: 80000

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram

Social Media Numbers: 18000

Event Description:

2022 was full of activities celebrating world. We were able to reach +100,000 Hondurans with the 3 webinars with universities with the theme To hear for life, listen with care,3 TV interview that had national outreach presenting the Global Standard, 1 newsletter publication, takeover from a local influencer talking about the newborn screening, several donations for adult audiometry tests and newborn screening, as well as hearing protectors for 2 winners of our giveaways. OTO, our human alike sound level meter also participated in the awareness campaign sharing information for the who flyer.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Spanish

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: Yes

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: No

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

T-shirt design for the team members leading the activities

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, and we submitted a report to the WHF/WHO

Other Suggestions:

Would be great to have the Global Standard in Spanish to share with Honduran policymakers.

Did You Apply for Grant:Yes, we were awarded the grant

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Photo 1 caption Oto, our human alike sound level meter celebrating World Hearing Day 2022

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Photo 2 caption Centro Audiológico Auris Honduran Team

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Photo 3 caption Newborn hearing screening donated to baby Mar and baby Emiliano

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