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calendar of international festivals and celebrations, anniversaries, in 2016

All international days declared by the United Nations, UNESCO, WHO, UNEP... during the current 2 months in 2016







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Children's Day*Wednesday June 1, 2016
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World Day Against Child Labour*Sunday June 12, 2016
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World Blood Donor Day*Tuesday June 14, 2016
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International Yoga DayMonday June 20, 2016
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World Hepatitis Day*Friday July 29, 2016
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September EquinoxFriday September 23, 2016
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World contraception day**Monday September 26, 2016
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International Music Day*Saturday October 1, 2016
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World Animal Day*Tuesday October 4, 2016
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World Teachers' Day*Wednesday October 5, 2016
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International Day of Action to Eradicate Global PovertyMonday October 17, 2016
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United Nations DayMonday October 24, 2016
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Universal Children's Day*Sunday November 20, 2016
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World AIDS Day*Thursday December 1, 2016
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Human Rights Day*Saturday December 10, 2016
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December SolsticeWednesday December 21, 2016
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Children's Day -
Friday June 1, 2018

international : The International Children's Day (ICD) is celebrated in numerous countries on June 1 each year.The ICD had its origin in the World Conference for the Wellbeing of Children in Geneva, Switzerland in 1925. It is not clear as to why June 1 was chosen as the ICD: one theory has it that the Chinese consul-general in San Francisco (USA) gathered a number of Chinese orphans to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival in 1925, which happened to be on June 1 that year, and also coincided with the conference in Geneva. Wikipedia


World Day Against Child Labour -
Wednesday June 12, 2019

international : Http://www.ilo.org/ipec/Campaignandadvocacy/WDACL/lang--en/index.htm


World Blood Donor Day -
Friday June 14, 2019

international : Http://www.who.int/campaigns/world-blood-donor-day/2013/en/index.html


International Yoga Day -
Thursday June 20, 2019

international :


World Hepatitis Day -
Sunday July 29, 2018

international : Http://www.who.int/mediacentre/events/official_days/en/index.html


September Equinox -
Sunday September 23, 2018

international :


World contraception day -
Wednesday September 26, 2018

international : observed in Austria, China, Cezch Republic, Estonia, Finland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Latin America, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Sweden


International Music Day -
Monday October 1, 2018

international : By U.N./UNESCO proclamation. The International Music Council (IMC) and other world music organizations dedicate 24 hours to the promotion of music.


World Animal Day -
Thursday October 4, 2018

international : Started in 1931 at a convention of ecologists in Florence as a way of highlighting the plight of endangered species. October 4 was chosen as World Animal Day as it is the Feast Day of St Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. http://www.worldanimalday.org.uk/


World Teachers' Day -
Friday October 5, 2018

international : Established in 1994 by UNESCO


International Day of Action to Eradicate Global Poverty -
Wednesday October 17, 2018

international :


United Nations Day -
Wednesday October 24, 2018

international :


Universal Children's Day -
Tuesday November 20, 2018

international : Http://www.un.org/depts/dhl/children_day/index.html


World AIDS Day -
Saturday December 1, 2018

international : Www.worldaidsday.org/


Human Rights Day -
Monday December 10, 2018

international : The date was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Wikipedia)


December Solstice -
Friday December 21, 2018

international :