World Diabetes Day

The World Diabetes Day is celebrated on November 13 of each year, since 1911. The theme for the 2017 celebration is Women and Diabetes: our right to a healthy future”. This day brings together the global community with one voice to sensitise and advocate for diabetes, thus inviting individuals and communities to make diabetes a priority.
The objective for 2017 celebration is to bring greater awareness to women at risk for or living with diabetes around the world.
Within the framework of this celebration, the CDBPS-H provides evidence in plain-language summary form on prevention and management of diabetes.