Org Name Original: AudioMax2010 (PVT)LTD

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: Yeuchidzo

Contact Last:Shamu

Project Title: To hear for life, listen with care


AFR: Zimbabwe






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

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

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: General Public, Adults, Older adults

Specific Workplace: Healthcare workers, Musicians

Screen Newborn and Infant: None

Screen Children and Adolecents: None

Screen Adults: None

Screen Older Adults: None

Policy Maker: Rehabilitation Manager

Influencer: Ministry of Health and Child Care, WizEar Trust, Christian Blind Mission, and World Health Organisation representatives

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Social Media: Facebook, Instagram

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Event Description:

The Director of Ceremony was Brian Sithole a presenter with the local ZiFM radio. This was great and significant day in the Ear and Hearing sector, the WORLD HEARING DAY commemorations. The Commemoration was held at Rowland Square Park in Milton Park Harare Zimbabwe. The event was graced physically by the number of people, the Zimbabwe Prison Band as entertainers, WHO representative, Ministry of Health representative and Dr Muganda(ENT) were live streamed on Facebook as they gave speeches.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Shona/Ndebele

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Shona/Ndebele

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

t-shirts, caps, banners

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, but we did not submit a report

Other Suggestions:

Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption The future in Audiology (University of Zimbabwe students)

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Photo 2 caption The deaf also have the right to hear (sign language interpreter)

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Photo 3 caption Informative talk on hearing health care

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