Participating countries and regions
Thousands of patient groups and their partners all around the world are preparing a multitude of events to draw attention to rare diseases and the millions of people who are affected by them. Each year Rare Disease Day has enjoyed an ever growing number of participating countries. 63 countries participated in 2012.
If you would like to organise and announce a special event for Rare Disease Day, please contact your National Alliance.
If you are planning awareness-raising events in a country that is not listed, please write to: firstname.lastname@example.org