World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international solidarity in the face of the pandemic. The day is an opportunity for public and private partners to spread awareness and encourage progress in HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care around the world.[…]

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Global Handwashing Day

Global Handwashing Day is a global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing. The average computer keyboard and office desk contain more bacteria than a toilet seat, and around 80% of communicable diseases are transferred by touch alone. Handwashing remains the most simple, effective[…]

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European Immunisation Week

The World Health Organization (WHO) European Region celebrates this week every year to raise awareness of the importance of immunisation in preventing diseases and protecting life. A key slogan being: Prevent. Protect. Immunize. Read more on local immuisation HERE and from the WHO HERE.

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