The school which was founded in 1955 and is the oldest and largest institute which provides education in the Tamil language for hearing and visually impaired children was all but destroyed during the war. Understanding its significance as virtually the … Continued
Our work in Phnom Penh has included support for a programme to train carefully-selected local people in audiological diagnosis and rehabilitation. We also provided primary ear care and audiological equipment including a microscopy unit and video-otoscopy and supported research into … Continued
The outreach projects that HCC helped to support were located in several different Provinces, including Preah Sihanouk, Prey Talach, Kandal, Pursat, Kampong Chhnang, and Siem Reap – where we also subsequently went on to help establish a clinic (Siem Reap).
In 2010, on learning that the World Health Organisation’s post of officer responsible for the Programme for the Prevention of Deafness and Hearing Impairment was at risk of being abolished through lack of funds, HCC took the lead in forming … Continued
Nepal Operating microscope for outreach work China Contribution to WHO programme on epidemiology of hearing impairment South Africa The grant was for a study of the incidence of hearing impairment in young children in South Africa, It is important to … Continued