World’s Important Days

International / World’s Important Days
World’s Important Days or International Days are days to observe issue of world’s concern and interest. Actually, these day’s are not considered as holidays. Such days are used by the world community to commemorate, promote and mobilize for certain action. A list of few important day’s (month wise) is given here
JANUARY JULY
January 1     –   World Peace Day
January 1     –   Global Family Day
January 6     –   World Day – War Orphans
January 10   –   World Laughter Day
January 26   –   International Customs day
January 27   –   International Holocaust
                           Remembrance Day
January 28  –   Data Protection Day
January 30   –   World Leprosy Eradication Day
July 1        –      International Joke Day
July 1        –      Doctor’s Day
July 2        –      World Sports Journalists Day
1st Sat. of July –  International Day of 
                            Cooperatives
July 6        –     World Zoonoses Day
July 11      –     World Population Day
July 28      –     World Nature Conservation Day
FEBRUARY AUGUST
February 2   –    World Wetland Day
February 4   –    World Cancer Day
February 5   –    Kashmir Day
February 6   –    International Day against 
                            Female Genital Mutilation
February 12 –    World Day of the Sick
February 14 –    Valentine’s Day
February 20 –    World Day of Social Justice
February 21 –    International Mother Language
                            Day
February 22 –    World Scout Day
February 23 –    World Peaces and
                           Understanding Day
August 1    –     World Breast-feeding Week
August 3    –     Friendship Day
August 6    –     Anti Nuclear Day
August 6    –     Hiroshima Day
August 9    –     Nagasaki Day
August 9    –     International Day of the World’s
                          Indigenous People
August 12  –     International Youth Day
August 13  –     World Left Hander’s Day
August 15  –     International Mourning Day
August 19  –     World Humanitarian Day
August 19  –     World Photography Day
August 20 –      World Mosquito Day
MARCH SEPTEMBER
March 4       –    World Day of the Fight Against
                          Sexual Exploitation
March 8       –    International Womens’ Day
March 8       –    International Literacy Day
March 13     –    World Kidney Day
March 15     –    World Disabled Day
March 15     –    World Consumer Rights Day
March 21     –    World Sleep Day
March 21     –    World Forestry Day
March 21     –    International Day for the 
                           Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
March 22     –    World Water Day
March 23     –    World Meteorological Day
March 24     –    World TB Day
March 27     –    World Drama Day
September 2    –     Coconut Day
September 8    –     World Literacy Day
September 10  –     World Anti-Suicide Day
September 11  –     World First Aid Day
September 16  –     World Ozone Day
September 21  –     World Peace Day
September 21  –     World Alzheimer’s Day
September 22  –     World Car Free Day
September 22  –     World Rose Day – Welfare
                                  of  Cancer Patients
September 24  –     World Heart Day
September 24  –     World Clean-up Day
September 27  –     World Tourism Day
September 28  –     Right to Know Day
September 28  –     World Rabies Day
Last week of Sept. – World Maritime Day
APRIL OCTOBER
April 2         –    World Autism Awareness Day
April 7         –    World Health Day
April 17       –    World Haemophilia Day
April 18       –    World Heritage Day
April 21       –    World Creativity and Innovation Day
April 22       –    Earth Day
April 23       –    World Book and Copyright Day
April 24       –    World Lab Animals Day
April 25       –    World Malaria Day
April 29       –    World Dance Day
October 1      –         World Vegetarian Day
October 1      –         World Hepatitis Day
October 2      –         World Animal Day
October 2      –         World Ostony Day
October 2      –         International Day of
                                  Non-Violence
October 3      –         World Habitat Day
October 5      –         World and International
                                  Teacher’s Day
October 9      –         World Postal Day
October 10    –         World Mental Health Day
October 12    –         World Sight Day Days
October 12    –         World Arthritis Day
October 13    –         International Day for
                                  Natural Disaster Reduction
October 14    –         World Standards Day
October 16    –         World Food Day
October 17    –         World Trauma Day
October 20    –         World Statistics Day
October 24    –         UN Day
October 24    –         World Polio Day
October 30    –         World Thrift Day
MAY NOVEMBER
May 01     –     International Worker’s Day
May-03     –     Press Freedom Day
May-03     –     World Asthma Day
May-05     –     World Athletics Day
May-08     –     World Red Cross Day and Red
                        Crescent Day
May-08    –      Remembrance and Reconciliation
                        for Lost Lives Second World War
May-09     –     World Thalassaemia Day
May-10     –     World Mother Day
May-13     –     International Criminal Court Day
May-15     –     International Day of the Families
May-18     –     World Hyper Tension Day
May-18     –     World Museum Day
May-19     –     World Hepatitis Day
May-20     –     World Metrology Day
May-22     –     International Day for Biological Diversity
May-23     –     World Turtle Day
May-24     –     Commonwealth Day
May-28     –     Anti-Narcotics Day
May-28     –     Engineers Day
May-31     –     World Anti Tobacco Day
November 1    –        World Vegan Day
November 5    –        World Interact Day
November 8    –        World Radiographer Day
November 9    –        World Freedom Day
November 14  –        World Diabetes Day
November 16  –        International Day for
                                   Tolerence
November 17  –        International Students Day
November 19  –        World Toilet Day
November 19  –        International Men’s Day
November 20  –        Universal Children’s Day
November 21  –        World Fisheries Day
November 21  –        World Hello Day
November 21  –        World Television Day
JUNE DECEMBER
June 1     –   International Children’s Day
June 4     –   International Day of Innocent
                     Children Victims of Aggression
June 5     –   World Environment Day
June 8     –   World Brain Tumors Day
June 8     –   World Ocean Day
June 12   –   World Day Against Child Labor
June 14   –   World Blood Donor Day
June 15   –   World Father’s Day
June 16   –   International Integration Day
June 17   –   World Combat Day to
                      Desertification and Drought
June 18   –   International Picnic Day
June 20   –   World Refugee Day
June 21   –   World Music Day
June 23   –   International Olympic Day
June 23   –   International Widow Day
June 23   –   United Nations Public Service Day
June 26   –   International Day against Drug
                      abuse and Illicit Trafficking
June 26   –   International Day in Support of
                      Victims of Torture
December 1   –     World AIDS Day
December 2   –     World Computer Literacy Day
December 2   –     International Day for the
                                Abolition of Slavery
December 3    –    International Day of Disabled
                                People
December 3    –    World Conservation Day
December 7    –    International Civil Aviation
                                Day
December 9    –    The International Day
                                Against  Corruption
December 10 –    International Day of
                               Broadcasting
December 10  –    Human Rights Day
December 11  –    International Mountain Day
December 14  –    World Energy Day
December 18  –    International Migrants Day
December 29  –    International Biodiversity
                                Day

About Naren
Full name - Narender Jangra      Location - India    Qualification - MCA

6 Responses to World’s Important Days

  1. Nutan Singh says:

    Hi Naren,
    Thanx a lot for this update…:)

  2. saurabh says:

    does world environment day comes on both 5 jan and 5 june??

    • Naren says:

      @Sourabh

      thanks a lot for reminding this mistake
      World Environment Day is observed on 5 June each year.
      i am very sorry for this.

      regards
      Naren

  3. chanch says:

    friendship day does’nt always come on 3rd aug, it is the 1st sunday of August..

  4. richa says:

    u said that world hepatitis day is on 19 may and 1 oct? it should be on one day…..

    • vishal says:

      it is on 28th july..

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