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Official WHO health days

Although there are many ‘health days’ to promote important public health issues, many of which are supported by the World Health Organization and partners, the following list represents the official WHO health days as mandated by the World Health Assembly.

World TB Day
24 March 2014

World Health Day
7 April 2014

World Immunization Week
Last week of April 2014

World Malaria Day
25 April 2014

World No Tobacco Day
31 May 2014

World Blood Donor Day
14 June 2014

World Hepatitis Day
28 July 2014

World AIDS Day
1 December 2014

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Dr Oleg Chestnov, WHO Assistant Director-General, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, and Dr Tim Evans, Senior Director, Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, The World Bank Group.
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    Dr Oleg Chestnov, WHO Assistant Director-General, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, and Dr Tim Evans, Senior Director, Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, The World Bank Group
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