january

4th

World Braille Day

28th

World Leprosy Day

february

4th

World Cancer Day

12th

International Epilepsy Day

12th to 16th

STIs/Condom Week

12th to 16th

Pregnancy Awareness Week

12th to 18th

National Epilepsy Week

16th

Healthy Lifestyle Awareness Day

march

3rd

World Hearing Day

7th to 16th

HPV vaccination first round

8th

International Women's Day

8th

World Kidney Day

11th to 17th

World Glaucoma Week

12th to 18th

World Salt Awareness Week

20th

World Head Injury Awareness Day

21st

Human Right Day

21st

World Down Syndrome Day

24th

World TB Day

april

2nd

World Autism Awareness Day

7th

World Health Day

17th

World Haemophilia Day

24th to 30th

African Vaccination Week

25th

World Malaria Day

may

5th

World Hand Hygiene Day

5th

International Midwives Day

6th to 12th

National Burns Awareness Week

6th to 12th

Hospice Week

8th

World Red Cross Day

10th

Global Move for Health Day

12th

International Awareness Day for Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases

12th

International Nurses Day

15th May to 15th June

Go Turquoise for the Elderly Campaign

17th

World Hypertension Day

27th May to 3rd June

National Child Protectin Week

28th

International Day of Action for Women's Health

31st

World No Tobacco Day

june

1st

International Children's Day

3rd

International Cancer Survivors Day

5th to 11th

World Heart Rhythm Week

5th

World Environment Day

14th

World Blood Donor Day

15th

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

16th

Youth Day

24th to 30th

SANCA Drug Awareness Week

25th

World Vitiligo Day

26th

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Drug Trafficing

july

2nd to 6th

Corporate Wellness Week

11th

World Population Day

18th

Nelson Mandela International Day

28th

World Hepatitis Day

august

1st to 7th

World Breatfeeding Week

1st to 7th

CANSA Care Week

5th to 11th

Polio Awareness Week

6th to 12th

Rheumatic Feveer And Rheumatic Heart Disease

7th to 14th

HPV vaccination second round

9th

National Women's Day

12th

International Youth Day

26th to 31st

African Tradional Medicine Week

31st

African Traditional Medicine Day

september

2nd to 8th

Kidney Awareness Week

2nd to 6th

Back Week

9th

International Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day

10th

International Gynaecological Health Day

14th

National Attention Deficit Hyperactivy Disorder Day

21st

National Sunflower Day

21st

World Alzheimer's Day

24th to 30th

World Retina Week

25th

World Pharmacist Day

26th

World Environmental Health Day

26th

World Contraception Day

28th

World Rabies Day

29th

World Heart Day

29th

World Retina Day

october

1st

International Day for Older Persons

3rd to 5th

Rotary Family Health Day Outreach Campaign

9th to 15th

Nationa Nutrition Week

10th

World Mental Health Day

11th

World Sight Day

12th

World Arthritis Day

12th to 20th

World Bone and Joint Week

13th

International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

13th

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day

14th to 20th

National Case Manager Week

15th

Global Handwashing Day

15th to 19th

School Health Week

15th to 19th

National Obesity Week

16th

World Food Day

16th

World Spine Day

17th

World Trauma Day

17th

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

20th

National Down Syndrome Day

20th

World Osteoporosis Day

20th to 26th

Internation Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

21st

Global Iodine Deficiency Disorder Prevention Day

24th

World Polio Day

28th Oct to 3rd Nov

World Stroke Week

29th

World Stroke Day

30th

Africa Food and Nutrition Security Day

november

3rd

National Children's Day

4th to 10th

National Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Week

5th to 9th

SADC Malaria Week

6th

SACD Malaria Day

8th

World Quality Day

8th

World Radiography Day

12th to 18th

World Antibiotic Awareness Week

14th

World Diabetes Day

17th

World Prematurity Day

25th

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against

25th Nov to 10th Dec

16 Days of Activism for No Violnece Against Women and Children

december

1st

World AIDS Day

3rd

International Day of Person with Disability

5th

International Volunteer Day

9th

World Patients Safety Day

10th

International Human Rights Day

12th

Universal Health Coverage Day