Org Name Original: Malaysian National Society of Audiologists (MANSA)

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: President

Contact Last:MANSA

Project Title: Safe Listening Awareness Campaign







WPR: Malaysia

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

Primary Audience: Policymakers, General public, Adults, Health care workforce

Estimated In Person Reach: Local, National

Audience Reached: General Public, Adults

Specific Workplace: Musicians, Industrial workers

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents:

Screen Adults:

Screen Older Adults:

Policy Maker: 


Traditional Media:

Traditional Media Numbers:

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok

Social Media Numbers: 2000

Event Description:

MANSA with Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences, International Islamic University of Malaysia organized the ‘Safe Listening’ campaign with the aim to spread awareness about the importance of healthy hearing and the effect of hazardous noise exposure through a series of social media awareness campaigns, i.e online forum, one-minute videos and awareness posters on social media platforms. The awareness campaign was targeted at various risky groups including factory workers, musicians, baristas, gym operators, and individuals who engaged in sports and recreational activities.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Malay

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: Malay

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Malay

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

– Newborn hearing screening
– Early hearing detection and intervention
– Safe listening
– Brain, hearing and cognition

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 Announcement Poster on Safe Listening Forum

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Photo 2 caption Safe listening video awareness campaign

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Photo 3 caption Safe listening campaign poster

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