Every year on June 14th, World Blood Donor Day is observed to promote awareness about the significance of blood donation and to appreciate blood donors globally. Its goal is to promote voluntary, safe, and consistent blood donations to ensure an adequate supply of blood for individuals in need. The day additionally emphasizes the essential function of blood donors in saving lives and urges more individuals to consider becoming regular blood donors.
World Blood Donor 2023 Date
World Blood Donor Day is held on Wednesday, June 14, 2023.
World Blood Donor 2023 Theme
Ultimately, the theme for World Blood Donor Day 2023 is “Give blood, give plasma, share life, share often.” However, this theme highlights the need for regularly voluntary blood as well as plasma donations to provide a safe and sustainable blood supply for all patients in need.
World Blood Donor Day 2023 History
World Blood Donor Day is an international commemoration held on June 14th each year to promote awareness about the vital need for safe blood donations and additionally honour voluntary blood donors. The World Health Organization (WHO) established the day in 2004 to recognize the critical role of blood donors in saving lives along with promoting societal unity. Additionally, it strives to increase blood donation rates and guarantee that safe blood transfusions are available everywhere. Since then, World Blood Donor Day has grown into a prominent occasion which highlights the essential role of altruistic donors and stresses the necessity for routine, voluntary blood donations to assist healthcare systems all over the world.
World Blood Donor Day 2023 Significance
The ultimate goal of World Blood Donor Day is to unite people from all around the globe who share the same passion for saving the lives of men and women who are suffering from diseases like the coronavirus, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and other illnesses. On this special day, volunteers from all over the world—both men and women—donate blood and plasma for the benefit of individuals in need. Perhaps you are one of the people who wants to help but is unable to find the time for donating plasma or blood, however, you may make up for it by sharing some of your blood. The simplest approach to helping others on World Blood Donor Day is by doing this.
About This Event:
We are thrilled to be a part of World Blood Donor Day 2023! We encourage you to help us make a (life-saving) impact by spreading this vital word and, if possible, donating blood. Participation in this campaign is of the utmost importance because each and every blood donation is a priceless life-saving gift. Share the content from all of your social media platforms. When posting, use the official hashtags #RSUTHWBDD2023 and #HaematRSUTH
Location: Rivers State University Teaching Hospital
Time: 8:30 am
Dr Dublin- Green
Scientist. Joseph Otikor
Scientist. Elizabeth Nyemu
Scientist. Nengi Davies
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