November 14 is World Diabetes Day (WDD). Led by the International Diabetes Federation, WDD unites the global diabetes community to produce a powerful voice for diabetes awareness and advocacy. WDD is a year-long campaign to reflect the realities of dealing with a chronic condition.


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WDD “living” guide now available

WDD around the world

See how World Diabetes Day 2015 will be marked all over the world and submit your own event information.

Activities map

WDD@ the World Health Assembly

The World Diabetes Day 2015 campaign was officially launched at a high-profile side event during the World Health Assembly in Geneva.

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Healthy eating
and diabetes

In 2015, WDD activities and materials will focus on healthy eating as a key factor in the fight against diabetes and a cornerstone of health and sustainable development.

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by the numbers

The IDF Diabetes Atlas provides the latest evidence on the global epidemic of diabetes. Consult the latest figures.

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WDD in pictures