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World First Aid Day 2006

09/09/2006 - World

It is 6 years since the Red Cross/Red Crescent National Societies have been celebrating the second Saturday of September as World First Aid Day. On this day, National Societies organize events and ceremonies mobilizing volunteers and communities in order to raise public awareness about the importance of first aid.

This year, the theme is 'Red Cross/Red Crescent volunteers: saving lives without discrimination'.


Finnish Red Cross - Focal point for Europe

WFAD 2006

Mrs Kristiina Myllyrinne

P.O. Box 168

00141 Helsinki


Tel: +358 9 129 32 16

Fax: +358 9 129 33 27

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World First Aid Day 2006