Health Days
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Caribbean Wellness Day

Caribbean Wellness Day (CWD) is one of the regional responses to the threat posed by non-communicable diseases (NCDs). The day was conceptualised by the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and an integral part of the Port of Spain Declaration. The idea was formalised at a meeting at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago on 15 September 2007 on the occasion of a special Regional Summit on Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).

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Caribbean Public Health Day

The celebration of Caribbean Public Health Day on July 2 coincides with the anniversary of the legal establishment of CARPHA, which makes it an appropriate time to highlight the work of the Agency, the contribution public health can make to the socio-economic development of the Region, and to sensitize Caribbean people about the importance of public health.

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Caribbean Mosquito Awareness Week

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Awareness Corner

4th World Cancer Day
24th World Tuberculosis Day
7th World Health Day
25th World Malaria Day
Vaccination Week in the Americas
17th World Hypertension Day
31st No Tobacco Day
5th World Environment Day
7th World Food Safety Day
14th Blood Donor Day
2nd Caribbean Public Health Day
28th World Hepatitis Day
1st - 7th World Breastfeeding Week
Caribbean Wellness Day (Second Saturday of September)
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10th World Mental Health Day
15th Global Handwashing Day
24th World Polio Day
14th - 7th World Diabetes Day
1st World AIDS Days
3rd International Day of Persons with Disabilities