World Rabies Day:
World Rabies Day is observed every year on 28th September to raise awareness about the world’s deadliest infectious disease and bring together partners to enhance prevention and control efforts worldwide.
- 2022 marks the 16th World Rabies Day.
- 28th September marks the anniversary of Louis Pasteur’s death, the French chemist and microbiologist, who developed the first rabies vaccine.
- The theme of World Rabies Day 2022 is: “One Health, Zero Death”.
- The theme will highlight the connection of the environment with both people and animals.