Update 06/08/16 – #WBDD is next week! Please join us in donating blood. And take a moment to learn about the issues of blood donation around the world. How do natural disasters impact blood donorship and the infrastructure of blood supply? What blood donation and blood supply challenges are faced in third world countries? With the privileges of convenience, safety, visibility, and even incentives, why do we have blood shortages in the United States? Why is the World Health Organization (WHO) promoting global action to achieve 100 per cent voluntary blood donation in every country?
- 2011 WHO report on global blood safety
- Voluntary blood donation information (WHO Global Action Framework)
Source / full article: Blood connects us all.