March 24, 2017

World Tuberculosis Day

In 2012, 8.6 million people fell ill with TB, and 1.3 million died from the disease. TB is an illness caused by airborne bacteria. It can cause serious health problems – particularly if it is not caught early. But TB is curable, and testing and treatment are free and confidential. World Tuberculosis Day, falling on […]

March 15, 2017

World Consumer Rights Day 2017

World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) is an opportunity to promote the basic rights of all consumers, demanding that those rights are respected and protected, and a chance to protest against the market abuses and social injustices which undermine those rights. WCRD was inspired by President John F Kennedy, who gave an address to the US […]