Health Days 2021

World Health Day

Overview: 
The World Health Organization (WHO) celebrated the World Health Day for the first time in 1948.  Since 1950, World Health Day has been celebrated on 7 of April. World Health Day aims to shed light on a specific health topic to put a high-priority aspect in the global health field in the spotlight.  And to that end, 2021 was dedicated to creating a world with more justice and health. 
 
World Health Day objectives: 
  • Support lower-income classes, and facilitating their access to healthcare services.  
  • Pay attention to environmental health. 
  • Highlight the importance of health economics. 
  • The themes of the World Health Day last year included: Year of the Nurse and the Midwife, comprehensive health coverage, depression, and others.  
World Health Day date:
Internationally: 7/4/2021
Locally: 25/8/1442AH

World Health Day slogan:

“For a Fairer, Healthier World”
 
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