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World Meningitis Day Toolkit 2021

The text of all materials have been reviewed and approved by our Scientific Advisory Group.

World Meningitis Day is on the 24th of April every year. This year's theme is TakeAction#DefeatMeningitis. 


Download and use the materials from our Toolkit to assist with your advocacy efforts and raise awareness of meningitis and World Meningitis Day!


We must defeat meningitis so it cannot continue to destroy lives around the world. IT IS TIME. 

- Alicia Stillman, The Emily Stillman Foundation

World Meningitis Day Logo

Add this logo to your awareness-raising materials to show your support. 

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Testimonial Tiles

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Our testimonial tiles are powerful personal stories from people coping with the many different after effects of meningitis. Incorporate them into your awareness-raising campaigns.


Key Messages

Incorporate these key messages into your campaign materials.

Virtual Awareness-Raising during Covid-19: A Guide

Governments across the world have issued public health guidelines to help limit the spread of the virus. These guidelines may affect your plans to meet up, hold events and raise awareness for World Meningitis Day.

In these uncertain times, there are still ways you can help #DefeatMeningitis this World Meningitis Day while keeping your community safe. Review our Virtual Awareness-Raising guide for tips and ideas.



Social Media profiles: Facebook frames

and Twibbon

Change your profile picture to reflect your support for #WorldMeningitisDay! 


Add our official Twibbon to your profile picture on Twitter.

Add our official Facebook frame to your profile picture on Facebook

Editable Factsheet Template

Add information about meningitis awareness and the vaccines available in your country to our editable factsheet template. 


Videos produced by: Regan Rogerson of The 208 Agency. 

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