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  • 11-Jul-2019
  • World Population Day: 11 July

    The United Nations observes 11 July every year as World Population Day. This year's World Population Day calls for global attention to the unfinished business of the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development.

  • 06-Jul-2019
  • International Day of Cooperatives: 6 July

    The United Nations observes first Saturday of July every year as International Day of Cooperatives.

    The day is celebrated to increase the awareness of cooperatives. The event underscores the contributions of the cooperative movement in resolving the major problems addressed by the United Nations.

    Theme for 2019: COOPS 4 DECENT WORK.

  • 24-Jun-2019
  • United Nations Public Service Day: 23 June

    United Nations Public Service Day is celebrated around the world on 23rd June.

    The day celebrates the value and virtue of public service to the community; highlights the contribution of public service in the development process; recognizes the work of public servants, and encourages young people to pursue careers in the public sector.

  • International Widow's Day: 23 June

    The United Nations observes 23 June as International Widows Day.

    The day is celebrated to draw attention to the voices and experiences of widows and to galvanize the unique support that they need.

  • 21-Jun-2019
  • International Day of Yoga: 21 June

    The International Day of Yoga is being observed on 21st June every year.

    The International Day of Yoga aims to raise awareness worldwide of the many benefits of practicing yoga. This is the 5th Edition of International Day of Yoga.

  • World Music Day: 21 June

    World Music Day is observed every year on June 21.

    Each year there are events in over 120 countries and 700 cities around the world, not including France where there were too many events to count.

    The event is also known as Fête de la Musique (or World Music Day) and was originated in France in 1982.

  • 20-Jun-2019
  • World Refugee Day: 20 June

    World Refugee Day is celebrated around the world on 20th June to raise awareness about the precarious condition of refugees around the world who have been forced to leave their homes due to war, persecution and conflict.

    Theme for 2019: Step With Refugees — Take A Step on World Refugee Day.

  • 19-Jun-2019
  • International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

    International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict is celebrated around the world on 19th June to raise awareness of the need to put an end to conflict related sexual violence.

    Panel Discussion: "The Importance of a Survivor Centred Approach".

  • 18-Jun-2019
  • Autistic Pride Day: 18th June

    Autistic Pride Day is being observed on 18th June every year. Autistic pride recognizes the importance of pride for autistics and understands it not as a disease but as a difference.

    Autistic Pride Day was initiated by Aspies For Freedom, a group that raises public awareness about autism rights.

  • Sustainable Gastronomy Day: 18 June

    Sustainable Gastronomy Day is celebrated around the world on 18th June.

    It emphasizes the need to focus the world’s attention on the role that sustainable gastronomy can play.

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