Observation of WHO & ICRC Recommended Days


World Health Organisation (WHO) & International Committee of Red Cross & Red Crescent (ICRC) recommended awareness programmes on health & wellness related matters are regularly organised by the Indian Red Cross Society, West Bengal State Branch at different locations by observing important days. The important days, which are normally observed by the Indian Red Cross Society, West Bengal State Branch organises, are largely attended by eminent doctors, patrons, vice-patrons, life members and other citizens, who are sympathetic to the cause of Red Cross movement, are as follows:



Days to be observed

4th February World Cancer Day
24th March World TB Day
7th April World Health Day
8th May World Red Cross /Red Crescent Day
5th June World Environment Day
12th August Anniversary of Geneva Convention
29th September World Heart Day
1st October National Voluntary Blood Donation Day
13th October International Day for Disaster Reduction
29th October World Stroke Day
14th November World Diabetes Day
1st December World AIDS Day

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