This year we would like to raise awareness on the benefits of addressing oral disease risk factors shared with other NCD and right time how to brush their teeth properly and also for people to adopt good oral hygiene habits and follow the advice of oral health professionals.
Event type are training of school children, brushing demonstrations, media events.
Our event partners will be 50 IDA branches and minimum 50 primary schools from 63 cities. We estimate an attendance of approximately 50.000 students, 300 teachers, and 3250 dentists. We will start celebrations with a media event on 20 March, followed by 21 days of continuing activities in different schools. We will organise a visit by a local health official to a primary school / orphanage / religion schools.
The event will be launched by governor/major, as well as local officials.