EURO-CIU is a non-governmental and non-profit association, which was founded in Luxembourg in 1995, consists of 31 member associations from 23 European countries representing almost 150.000 cochlear implant users across Europe.

A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted device that provides access to sound for severely/profoundly deaf adults and children by stimulating the auditory nerve.

EURO-CIU Workshop & AGA Barcelona 2018

Workshop EUROCIU Barcelona 2018


3 March 2018: World Hearing Day

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2018 World Hearing DayOn World Hearing Day 2018, WHO will draw attention towards the anticipated rise in the number of people with hearing loss across the world with the theme “Hear the future”.

The key messages for this event will highlight the:

  • Expected rise in prevalence of hearing loss globally over the coming years (based on statistical projections);
  • Efforts that are required to stem the rise through appropriate preventive action;
  • Need to ensure that people with hearing loss have access to the required rehabilitation services and the communication tools and products they require.

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