Wednesday, 14 November 2007

World Diabetes Day

Today, November 14th, has officially been named World Diabetes Day. To help raise global awareness for this growing epidemic, several events are being held around the world. With over 195 countries participating, many well-known landmarks and monuments will be lit up with blue lights in recognition of World Diabetes Day.

Some of the more well-known sites include:

  • The Empire State Building
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Sanctuary of Christ the Redeemer of Corcovado
  • CN Tower
  • Hopewell Center
  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina
  • Rhine Tower
  • Moshe Aviv Tower
  • Tokyo Tower
  • London Eye
  • The Alamo
  • Prudential Building
  • Sears Tower

Show your support of World Diabetes Day!!

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