12 X CELEB CALENDAR
As part of their support, each celebrity has been photographed by musician and photographer Bryan Adams holding the Hear the World pose - with one hand cupped behind their ear to convey conscious hearing.
Hear the World is now one of the world's largest celebrity supported health campaign with actors, musicians and models from across the globe helping raise awareness for a problem which affects over 800 million people worldwide.
More than 16 percent of the world's population have hearing loss with experts predicting this will to increase to 1.1 billion by 2015. In the UK an estimated 8.5 million people are affected by the condition and struggle for up to 15 years before seeking advice.
Launched in 2006, Hear the World calls attention to the importance of taking care of your hearing. In the context of Hear the World, Phonak set up the Hear the World foundation, a non-profit organisation that is committed to improve the quality of life and promote equal opportunities for people with hearing loss globally.
The limited edition calendar
WHAT PERCENTAGE OF THE WORLD HAS HEARING LOSS?
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