World AIDS Day

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1 December every year: Raising awareness of HIV/AIDS and its treatment and prevention.

World Toilet Day

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19 November every year: Raising awareness of sanitation issues.

International Day of Older Persons

An old lady smiles at the camera in Bhutan by UN Photo on Flickr.com

1 October every year: Raising awareness of the impact of an ageing population and the need to ensure people can grow old with dignity.

World Malaria Day

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25 April every year: Raising awareness of malaria as a curable and preventable disease.

World Health Day

7 April every year: Raising awareness of different threats to our health.