The World Federation of Incontinent Patients, (WFIP), hosts and organizes World Continence Week (WCW), (formerly an ICS initiative). It is an annual event with the primary aim to raise awareness about incontinence related issues. WCW was initiated at ICS 2008 in Cairo with the first ever World Continence Day. This became World Continence Week (WCW) in June 2009 with activities being developed worldwide.
Vision of World Continence Week
Globally facilitate continence awareness and promotion to improve health, wellness and quality of life.
Provide a reputable forum for those seeking information on Continence Promotion and therapies.
Create a worldwide network of events and organisations that will be recognised as leading authorities
of Continence and Bladder and Bowel Health information.
Further establish Continence Awareness and promote a multi-disciplinary approach to treatment.