Press

Celebrated annually on 20 March, World Oral Health Day was launched by FDI World Dental Federation to raise global awareness on the prevention and control of oral diseases. Resources available to the media include a press release featuring key findings from a global survey carried out in 10 countries revealing how parents around the world cared for their children’s oral health growing up. The global press release and a supporting infographic are available in English, Spanish and French.

For media enquiries, contact

Charanjit Jagait, Communications and Advocacy Director
E cjagait@fdiworlddental.org | T +41 22 560 81 48

Michael Kessler, Michael Kessler Media
E michael.kessler@intoon-media.com | T +34 655 792 699

Press release

The press release is embargoed until 16 March 2020.

Infographic

WOHD resources

  1. VIDEO Say Ahh: Unite for Mouth Health
  2. POSTER Unite for Mouth Health - main
  3. POSTER Unite for Mouth Health - dental practice
  4. POSTER Unite for Mouth Health - children
  5. ADVERTISEMENT Targeted at oral health professionals
  6. FACT SHEET For young families
  7. FACT SHEET For older adults
  8. FACT SHEET For pregnant women
  9. FACT SHEET For children
  10. TOOLKIT Say Ahh: Unite for Mouth Health campaign
  11. ONLINE PLEDGE GENERATOR Make a pledge for oral health now
  12. PLEDGE CARDS Pre-made pledges with information
  13. PLEDGE BOARDS To customize your message
  14. SCHOOLS BROCHURE How schools can get involved with the campaign
  15. ACTION TOOLKIT FOR GOVERNMENTS AND POLICYMAKERS How they can make a pledge
  16. SOCIAL MEDIA Assets & calendar

About FDI

FDI World Dental Federation serves as the principal representative body for over 1 million dentists worldwide. Its membership includes some 200 national member associations and specialist groups in over 130 countries. FDI’s vision: ‘leading the world to optimal oral health’.