Simply having a cochlear implant alone doesn’t guarantee good hearing. It takes a lot of effort in the year after the surgery to re-teach your brain to hear – a process known as rehabilitation. Alexandra Rotter sits in on a lesson
Since 1989, much of the world has united behind the United Nations’ children’s rights. Yet still so many children aren’t getting access to treatment for deafness. Surely this infringes their rights to health and development opportunities.