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January 23, 2019
In late 2018, the United Nations decided to set January 24 as the International Day of Education, recognizing the role that education plays in promoting peace and fostering development.
December 21, 2018
In December 2018, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution proclaiming January 24 the International Day of Education. The day is meant to celebrate the role of education for peace and development.
August 21, 2018
The theme for the International Day of Peace in 2018 is “The Right to Peace - The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70.”
August 08, 2018
On September 8, 2018, International Literacy Day will be celebrated around the world with the theme ‘Literacy and skills development’.
August 07, 2018
This year’s International Youth Day commemoration event will be on August 10, 2018 at the UN Gigiri Complex in Nairobi.
March 08, 2018
The Global Action Week for Education will take place from April 22 to 28, 2018. This year's theme is accountability in education.
March 06, 2018
International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8 and presents an opportunity to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.
February 20, 2018
Observed on February 21, international mother language day promotes awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. The theme of this year is "Linguistic diversity and multilingualism: keystones of sustainability and peace".
February 09, 2018
The International day of women and girls in science recognizes the critical role women and girls play in science and technology communities.