2021 WORLD FOLIC ACID AWARENESS WEEK 9th – 15th January!

17 December 2020

IF will kick off the annual World Folic Acid Awareness Week (WFAAW) on Saturday 9th January 2021.

This week is a yearly event to highlight IF’s prevention activities. During the WFAAW IF together with its Members raise further awareness on the important topic of Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus prevention through a toolkit, sharing key messages about the important aspect of folic acid, IF’s activities on prevention and prevention advocacy, and sharing best practices as well as this year’s activities by IF’s Members. 

What can you do? Join IF during the WFAAW 2021 to  raise awareness on the important topic of SBH prevention. IF developed a Toolkit for you to share key messages across your social media channels and network. Prevention is a combined effort. Together with you we can improve the health of people around the world.


WFAAW toolkit

IF would like to thank all its global partners, and all active stakeholders in primary prevention. Special thanks go to Vitabiotics principal global partner of the IFGPI for its continuous support and commitment. 

For further information please contact IF Programme Manager for Prevention: [email protected]

IF looks forward to you joining us for the celebrations in the New Year !