World Kidney Day

Thursday, 12 March 2020

World Kidney Day (WKD) is an annual global awareness and education event, held on the second Thursday in March every year. The 2020 campaign  continues to raise awareness on the increasing burden of kidney disease worldwide and to highlight the importance of preventing the onset and progression of kidney disease.  The theme will therefore be Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere – from Prevention to Detection and Equitable Access to Care.

The UK initiative is led by the Kidney Charities Together Group comprising the four leading UK kidney charities, and the UK Renal Association. More details of the plans for 2020 will follow soon.

The 2019 World Kidney Day campaign in the UK was also supported by