This report offers prevention recommendations and initiatives drawn from the Symposium on Early Hearing Damage Prevention due to Recreational Noise Exposure in Young People held from 21-23 April 2021. The report is divided into three parts:
- Results of survey on the actual state of recreational noise exposure prevention and identification of main challenges at various levels including norms, education, and healthcare, among others.
- Review of expert’s presentations during the symposium, where experts shared recommendations to hearing prevention to participants
- Workshop results, where the participants proposed creative solutions and initiatives to overcome hearing loss issue, considering recommendations share in presentations of experts
Finally, this report contains a collection of information presented as a roadmap to continue the implementation of proposed preventive initiatives.