GHANA HEALTH SERVICE

World Hearing Day 2024

Primary site: AFR – Ghana
Additional site(s): N/A

World Hearing Day (WHD) 2024 was celebrated in Ghana by most of the major agencies of the Ministry of Health, that is Ghana Health Service (GHS), Teaching Hospitals and University Hospitals. This is the second national celebration organized by ENT unit of Institutional Care Division (ICD) under GHS. This years WHD was well publicized and represented by all stakeholders and policy makers across most institutions and organized bodies.
Sponsorship from few Pharmaceutical companies helped us to secure for Medical and Dental Council CPDs, print out banners, pull-up, posters, stickers, and soft copy media messages. The program done from 26th February to 1st March 2024. Activities carried out across the country include Screening in the hospitals, community and schools, Health talk on radio and TV stations, scientific sessions online was also done in collaboration with MOH and a webinar by Speech Therapy and Audiology Association of Ghana (STAAG)

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

WHO educational or publicity material used: Yes


WORLD HEARING DAY 2024 CELEBRATION BY UGMC, GHANA


WHD 2024 AWARENESS CREATION BY KATH, GHANA


WHD 2024 CELEBRATION – SCREENING BY GHS BY WARH, GHANA


MEDIA ENGAGEMENT DURING 2024 WHD CELEBRATION BY GHS

9203 5g8ol