Every April 2nd, World Autism Awareness Day marks the beginning of World Autism Month, with its 16 year anniversary taking place this year. Take the chance to share your research and show commitment to creating a world where all people with autism can reach their full potential. #WorldAutismDay
Raise awareness on how your research and technology has impacted our planet for the better through the World Health Day campaign. This year's theme will be announced later in the year. #WHD2024 #WorldHealthDay #OurPlanetOurHealth
A week to share and show the newest technology in the robotics and automation spaces to inspire students in STEM related fields. #RoboticsWeek
How has your science helped bring the Parkinson's community closer? #WorldParkinsonsDay
Commemorating the date of the first human space flight, carried out by Yuri Gagarin, this day poses the perfect opportunity to share your aerospacial technology. #HumanSpaceFlight
Referred to as the "silent or silenced disease", affects mainly poor people without access to healthcare, or people without a political voice. Take the opportunity to raise awareness of this tropical disease. #WorldChagasDisease #ChagasAwareness
This April, let’s celebrate our community and continue working towards a world where everyone—with hemophilia A or B, von Willebrand disease (VWD) or any other bleeding disorder—has access to diagnosis, treatment, and comprehensive care.
There may be no universal understanding of creativity. The concept is open to interpretation from artistic expression to problem-solving in the context of economic, social and sustainable development. Therefore, the United Nations designated 21 April as World Creativity and Innovation Day to raise the awareness of the role of creativity and innovation in all aspects of human development.
Monday 22nd April - Earth Day
EARTHDAY.ORG is unwavering in our commitment to end plastics for the sake of human and planetary health, demanding a 60% reduction in the production of ALL plastics by 2040. Our theme, Planet vs. Plastics, calls to advocate for widespread awareness on the health risk of plastics, rapidly phase out all single use plastics, urgently push for a strong UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution, and demand an end to fast fashion. Join us as we build a plastic-free planet for generations to come!
An occasion to highlight the need for continued investment and sustained political commitment for malaria prevention and control. #ZeroMalariaStartsWithMe
The day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of DNA's double helix in 1953. Share your research and discoveries in the genetics and genomics space. #DNADay
A day to raise awareness of the devastation caused by the radiation spread by the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant and celebrate the international cooperation to address and mitigate the consequences.