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 2013 will take place on November 20 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 2013: November 20

WCD 2014: November 19