Support WDD online

  • Share the key WDD messages
  • Promote the WDD website -
  • Promote World Diabetes Day on social media – like, share and retweet
  • Promote the campaign on your website
  • Share WDD resources on your website or social media channels
  • Take a blue circle selfie and share it on social media channels
  • Submit your WDD photos

TOP TIP: Remember to use the hashtag #WDD2018 on all social media posts!

Get involved on social media

Get involved in the International Diabetes Federation’s social media activity for World Diabetes Day 2018 by liking, sharing or retweeting what we do.

IDF channels

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

The specific call to action for these channels is to:

  • Encourage governments to do more to help families with diabetes
  • Spread the word about World Diabetes Day
  • Encourage people to share their WDD awareness activities on our interactive events map

WDD channels

Facebook | Twitter

These channels will be sharing content for IDF members, people with diabetes, healthcare professionals, and campaign partners.

These channels will be sharing content for the general public and people who have a family member with diabetes. The focus will be on how to prevent, manage, and detect diabetes. The specific calls to action for these channels are to:

  • Ask people if they could spot the diabetes warning signs in their family
  • Direct people to the WDD website to test their knowledge of diabetes
  • Encourage people to take photos of themselves and their families using the blue circle selfie app

Example posts

  • World Diabetes Day is 14 November. Could you spot the diabetes warning signs in your family? #WDD2018
  • Would you know what to do for a family member with diabetes? #WDD2018
  • Could you prevent type 2 diabetes in your family? #WDD2018
  • World Diabetes Day is about the family this year. Retweet this post if someone in your family is living with diabetes #WDD2018
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