May 1, 2013
How we hear
Hearing is a complex process involving the coordination of many different parts of the ear and nervous system.
The ear consists of five main parts:
The outer ear
The middle ear
The inner ear
Prevalence of hearing loss
In many African nations the general awareness of hearing impairment is low and lack of resources has caused a lack of screening programmes. The continent has a predominantly young population and many are at risk of getting diseases causing he...
White Paper on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
For your convenience sections directly relating to persons who are deaf/hearing impair...
February 18, 2016
The Banking sector:
Reasonably accommodating persons who are deaf or hearing impaired
January 28, 2016
DO YOU KNOW WHAT THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARTICLES 1, 2, 9 & 21 ARE?
July 18, 2014
DEAFNESS/HEARING IMPAIRMENT/SENSORY IMPAIRMENTS AND DISABILITY –THE FACTS
July 8, 2014
Hearing loss prevention
May 13, 2014
Hearing loss statistics
In many African nations the general awareness of hearing impairment is low and lack of resources has caused a lack of scree...
ARTICLE 1 – PURPOSE
The purpose of the present Convention is to promote, protect and ensure the full and equal enjoyment of all human rights and f...