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Latest News from the International Communication Project (December 2018)

The ICP newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. December 10, 2018, marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The International Communication Project is celebrating the anniversary with a Special Issue of this newsletter, and with material and information on this website about why communication remains a basic human right. Marking an Important Milestone Communication is a
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (September 2018)

The ICP newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading to learn about the work of a group of Australian communication health professionals in Timor Leste, how the Maasai people approach those with communication challenges and a roundup of communication health stories around the world. International Communication Project in Action The First-Ever Global Disability Summit The first ever Global
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (June 2018)

The International Communication Project (ICP) newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading to learn about the work of a group of Australian communication health professionals in Timor Leste, how the Maasai people approach those with communication challenges and a roundup of communication health stories around the world. International Communication Project in Action U.S. Astronaut Andrew Feustel, the commander
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (February 2018)

The International Communication Project (ICP) newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading for information on World Hearing Day, dementia care in Morocco and a roundup of communication health stories around the world. International Communication Project in Action Building the speech pathology profession in Ghana Australian speech pathologists are assisting their Ghanaian counterparts in shifting the landscape for people
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (December 2017)

The International Communication Project (ICP) newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading for information on how ICP is marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, autism training in Samoa and a roundup of communication health stories around the world. International Communication Project in Action Representatives from ICP’s founding organisations in—Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (September 2017)

The ICP newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading for information on ICP’s efforts to promote International Literacy Day, a new resolution from the World Health Assembly on the prevention of deafness and hearing loss, stories from East Africa and more! International Communication Project in Action International Literacy Day Friday 8 September is International Literacy Day. Declared by
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Latest News from the International Communication Project (June 2017)

The ICP newsletter brings you communication-related information and stories from around the world. Continue reading for stories from West and East Africa, a fascinating infographic, new statistics and more! International Communication Project in Action Audiology students traveling to Malawi this summer Many students study abroad as a way to learn about new subjects, cultures and ways of living. Audiology graduate students at Arizona State
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World Hearing Day Spotlights Nearly 38 Million Americans Living With Hearing Loss

ASHA Offers New Resources Highlighting Availability and Benefits of Treatment to Mark WHO- Designated Day  (Rockville, Md. – February 21, 2017) One of the most prevalent health conditions to affect Americans, hearing loss goes chronically untreated despite the medical, mental health, and financial consequences of inaction. On March 3, World Hearing Day, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) asks the public to take action if
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The International Communication Project (ICP) Exhibited at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

The International Communication Project (ICP) exhibited at the recent Consumer Electronics Show(CES) in Las Vegas, an annual event that attracts almost 200,000 people from around the world. Concerns about the potential harmful impact on human communication that may arise from misuse of popular technology have been raised by the World Health Organisation and other leading groups. Information about the Project was disseminated to attendees,
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Latest News from the ICP: New International Stories (Part 2)

We regularly feature international stories about communication health. If you have a story you’d like to see featured, please contact us. Here are some of the newest additions: Who is Scope? Scope is a not-for-profit organisation located in Victoria, Australia that supports over 6,000 Victorians and their families with physical, intellectual, communication and multiple disabilities to achieve their goals in life. Scope aims to
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