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Organizations relating to Hearing, Speech

Mediterranean Society of Otology and Audiology / Jerusalem, Israel / Est. 1987
International Office for Audiophonology / Liège, Belgium / Est. 1967
Europa Nostra / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1963
International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics / Birkirkara, Malta / Est. 1924
World Association for Voice of Animals / Gordon, Australia
International Collegium of Rehabilitative Audiology / Leuven, Belgium / Est. 1988
International Stuttering Association / New Ulm MN, USA / Est. 1995
European Association of Hearing Aid Professionals / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1968
European League of Stuttering Associations / Newcastle upon Tyne, UK / Est. 1990
First Voice International / Silver Spring MD, USA / Est. 1997
Permanent Liaison Committee of EU Speech and Language Therapists and Logopedists / Twann-Tüscherz, Switzerland / Est. 1988
Nordic Aphasia Council / Est. 1994
European Association of Cochlear Implant Users / Luxembourg, Luxembourg / Est. 1995
Hearing International / Aurora CO, USA / Est. 1993
Nordic Alliance of the Hard of Hearing / Oslo, Norway
Canadian Voice of Women for Peace / Toronto ON, Canada / Est. 1960
Loesje International / Arnhem, Netherlands / Est. 1983
Brothers of Christian Instruction of St Gabriel / Rome, Italy / Est. 1705
Nordic Audiological Society / Trondheim, Norway / Est. 1960
Company of Mary for the Education of Deaf-Mutes / Verona, Italy / Est. 1830
Vegetarians International Voice for Animals / Bristol, UK / Est. 1994
Pan European Voice Conference
World Voice Consortium / Porto, Portugal / Est. 1994
European Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association / Frankfurt-Main, Germany / Est. 1985
International Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech - Adil Soz / Almaty, Kazakhstan

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World Problems relating to Hearing, Speech

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Discrimination against minority languages
Speech disorders
Limited verbal skills
Hearing defects
Disorders of speech fluency and rhythm
Prohibitive cost of linguistic interpretation in legal proceedings
Restriction of freedom of expression
Occupational diseases of the voice
Language disorders

Action Strategies relating to Hearing, Speech

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Giving children and young people a greater voice on sustainable development issues
Treating stuttering
Providing information services for the deaf
Assisting those with hearing difficulties
Informing about aphasia
Expanding role of children and youth in sustainable development
Stabilizing social organization through common voice
Global local community planning
Advancing audiophonology
Enabling local political voice
Developing grassroots political voice
Treating mutism
Improving acoustical treatment in workplaces
Coping with hearing defects
Hearing labour disputes
Establishing strong citizen voice
Tolerating political diversity
Assisting hearing impaired children
Incorporating minority factions into decision making
Maintaining arena for litigating disputes
Reducing delays in hearing consumer complaints
Passing judgement on employment contracts
Defending loyal opposition
Researching voice
Researching phonetics

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