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Look forward to all the upcoming dates and activities to advocate for patients with allergy, asthma and COPD! To follow the international campaign days throughout the year, EFA has published a calendar to show all the thematic days and key events throughout 2022:

 

Date

Month

   

Day

2022 Theme

Hashtag

24

January

   

International Education Day

Changing Course, Transforming Education

#EducationDay #EducationForAll

28

January

   

World Data Privacy Day

 

#WorldDataPrivacyDay

4

February

   

World Cancer Day

 

#WorldCancerDay

8

February

   

Safer Internet Day

Together for a better internet

#SaferInternetDay

28

February

   

Rare Disease day

Raising awareness

#RareDiseaseDay

8

March

   

International Women's Day

Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow

#IWD #IWD2022

22

March

   

World Water Day

Groundwater: making the invisible visible

#WorldWaterDay

23

March

   

World Meteorological Day

Early Warning and Early Action

#WorldMetDay

7

April

   

World Health Day

Our planet, our health

#WorldHealthDay #HealthForAll

18

April

   

European Patients Rights’ Day

   

22

April

   

International Mother's Day

   

22

April

   

Earth Day

Earth Day Every Day

 

23

April

   

World Book Day

You are a Reader

 

25

April

   

EU Alpha 1 Day

   

26-30

April

   

Allergy Awareness Week

 

#HayFever

26

April

   

World Intellectual Property Day

IP and Youth innovating for a Better Future

#WorldIPDay

28

April

   

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

 

#oshday

29

April

   

EU Day for Solidarity Between Generations

   

3

May

   

World Asthma Day

 Closing Gaps in Asthma Care

#InternationalAsthmaDay #AsthmaDay

5

May

   

World Pulmonary Hypertension Day

 

#WorldPHday

9

May

   

Europe Day

 

#EuropeDay

12

May

   

International Nurse Day

Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Invest in nursing and respect rights to secure global healt

 

15

May

   

International Families Day

   

16

May

   

International Coeliac Day

   

31

May

   

World No Tobacco Day

Tobacco: Threat to our environment

#WorldNoTobaccoDay #WNTD2022

30 May-5

June

   

EU Green Week

 

#EUGreenWeek2022

5

June

   

World Environment Day

Only One Earth

 

7

June

   

World Safety Day

 

#WorldSafetyDay

5-11

June

   

World Allergy Week

 

#WorldAllergyWeek2022

2

September

   

Patients Organizations Day

 

#PatOrgDay2022

5-11 September     Global Week for Action on NCDs    

7

September

   

World Clean Air For Blue Skies Day

 

#WorldCleanAirDay

14

September

   

World Atopic Eczema Awareness Day

 

#AtopicEczemaDay 

25

September

   

World Lung Day

 

#WorldLungDay

10

October

   

World Mental Health Day

Mental care for all

 

16

October

   

World Food Day 

   

24

October

   

International Day of Climate Action

   

16

November

   

World COPD Day

 

#WorldCOPDDay

20

November

   

Child Rights Day

   

5

December

   

International Volunteer day

   

10

December

   

Human Rights Day

   

12

December

   

Universal Health Coverage Day