Anwesha Kolkata

Celebration of World Hearing Day 2024

Primary site: SEAR- India
Additional site(s):

• Awareness session on EHC for common people in Berhampur, West Bengal.
• Conducted a press meet with ENT Specialist, Disability Activist and the Chairperson of West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
• Took out a Tableau to create awareness in the community on 03 March, through speech and distribution of WHD Campaign materials in collaboration with Rotary Club of Calcutta West Ridge and Disability Activists Forum WB. A public awareness programme was held in the evening.
• Three hearing screening camps for young babies in the community were conducted.
• Awareness session on changing mindsets for college students and teaching fraternity at Women’s Christian College and K K Das College, Kolkata.
• One awareness video made based on the theme of WHD 2024 with English and Bengali subtitle and shared across the media
• Promoted Bengali awareness materials on ear and hearing care through social media.

Live event: Yes
Screening: Yes
Traditional media: Yes
Social media: Yes
Met with individual policymakers: No
Participation of policymakers: No
Participation of influencers: Yes

WHO educational or publicity material used: Yes

Awareness programme for college students

Public awareness programme

Press Meet at Press Club Kolkata

Hearing Screening of a young baby

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