Hearing Awareness Week

World Hearing Day was the centre-piece of Hearing Awareness Week in 2021.

Watch the video about World Hearing Day.

The key messages of World Hearing Day were:

  • The number of people living with unaddressed hearing loss and ear diseases is unacceptable
  • Timely action is needed to prevent and address hearing loss across the life course
  • Investing in cost-effective interventions will benefit people with hearing loss and bring financial gains to society
  • Integrate person-centered ear and hearing care within national health plans for universal health coverage.