Org Name Original:

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: NPPCD

Contact Last:Kerala

Project Title: Safe Listening






SEAR: India


Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, World Report on hearing-related activities, Facilitate policy dialogue, Advocacy with policymakers, Awareness-raising, Education and training, Programme launch, Hearing screening, Distribution of Ear protective devices d

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

Estimated In Person Reach: National

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

Specific Workplace: Healthcare workers, First responders / emergency, Musicians, Industrial workers, Agricultural workers

Screen Newborn and Infant: 755

Screen Children and Adolecents: 422

Screen Adults: 25455

Screen Older Adults: 8000

Policy Maker: Health Minister of Kerala

Influencer: Parent of a new born with hearing impairment

Traditional Media: 100000

Traditional Media Numbers: 100000

Social Media: Facebook, Youtube

Social Media Numbers: 14000

Event Description:

World hearing day celebration of 2022 was inaugurated by the honourable Health Minister of Kerala State Smt Veena George.A 1 week state wide program with various activities relating to safe listening. The activities conducted were mentioned below. World Hearing Day awareness live speech through National Health Mission – Kerala (arogyakeralam) facebook page by Social media campaign,Newspaper ads,Making of awareness videos, wall painting, awareness classes for health care workers, industrial workers, ear and hearing screening camps, awareness campaigns for young adults regarding safe listening.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Malayalam

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: Malayalam

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Malayalam ,Hindi

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Brochures about hearing loss

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

Other Suggestions:


Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption World hearing day celebration

Photo 2

Photo 2 caption Awareness campaign for Health care workers

Photo 3

Photo 3 caption College of awareness vedio

All Regions: , , , , , India,