World COPD Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) to improve awareness and care of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) around the world. World COPD Day 2014 took place on November 19 around the theme "It's Not Too Late."


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World COPD Day takes place each year on the second or third Wednesday in November.

WCD 2014: November 19

WCD 2015: November 18