April 7 is World Health Day. The World Health Day theme for 2024 is ‘My health, my right’, to champion the importance of healthcare for all, as well as safe and healthy living conditions including safe drinking water, clean air, good nutrition, quality housing, decent working and environmental conditions, and freedom from discrimination. 

We recommend the following films plus our free teaching guides for teaching about the intersection of individual health, public health, and human rights:

We are also pleased to offer free teaching resources for films about human rights and freedom from discrimination:

These teaching materials are available for free to help you teach about the complex social issues that affect individual health and public health — today and all year round.

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