Global Health Articles

Incorporating our lived experience of Global Health with the academic theory can be difficult.
Understanding some of the key themes in discussion can be helpful for integrating our experience into the academic theory.

In this section we have a range of articles from our partners, from TEN staff and from academic sources all chosen to expand your understanding and improve your practice.

World Aids Day – December 1st, 2022
World AIDS Day takes place on December 1st
World Children's Day
World Children's Day November 20th
World Diabetes Day
November 14th 2022, is recognised as World Diabetes Day
World Alzheimer’s Day – September 21st
World Alzheimer’s Day is recognised during the month of September
World First Aid Day
The second Saturday of September is dedicated to how first aid can save lives across the world.
World Hepatitis Day 2022
Every July 28th, the World Health Organization, alongside other institutions, observe World Hepatitis Day.
World Lung Cancer Day 2022
August 1st is World Lung Cancer Day
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is recognised as Breast Cancer Awareness month across the world.
World Mental Health Day
The World Health Organisation recognises World Mental Health Day on October 10th every year. Read on for more information.