2021 has been designated as the International Year of Health and Care Workers (YHCW) in appreciation of their tireless efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. WHO has launched a year-long campaign, under the theme – Protect. Invest. Together. It highlights the urgent need to invest in health workers for shared dividends in health, jobs, economic opportunity and equity.
More information: https://www.who.int/campaigns/annual-theme/year-of-health-and-care-workers-2021