International Snakebite Awareness Day

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In 2018, a coalition of organisations working on global health and tropical medicine around the world, including Health Action International, launched the first-ever International Snakebite Awareness Day to raise awareness of the huge, yet mostly unrecognised, global impact of snakebite.

In 2020, following the launch of the World Health Organization’s global strategy on snakebite prevention and control, we celebrated International Snakebite Awareness Day by participating in one of a series of international Facebook Live events.

Snakebite Project Manager Ben Waldmann broadcast live to HAI’s Facebook page on the day to discuss what the project have been working on, and where we’re heading towards in the future for snakebite.

Watch the live broadcast here:

HAIs Ben Waldmann on snakebite awareness day

Geplaatst door Health Action International op Donderdag 19 september 2019