World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2021: World Day for Audiovisual Heritage brings to attention the significance of audiovisual archives and how they tell us the stories of people and cultures existing all around the world.
World Statistics Day is observed all over the world on October 20 every five years. The day dedicated to statistics and data was created by the United Nations Statistics Commission and was marked in the year 2010.
World Standards Day 2021: International Standards Day is observed annually on October 14 to create awareness about the significance of standardization to the global economy among regulators, consumers, and industry.
Happy Air Force Day 2021: Air Force Day is observed every year on October 8 as it was on this day in 1932 that the Indian Air Force was officially founded as a supporting force for the Royal Air Force of Britain. Read more about the top 5 things to know about Indian Air Force.
World Cotton Day 2021: Cotton Day is observed annually on October 7 to raise awareness about the cotton sector and the critical role it plays in international trade, economic development, and poverty alleviation.
Animal Day: The World Animal Day theme 2021 is “Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Plant”. The Day is celebrated in various countries around the world by organizing campaigns, contests, events, workshops, etc.
World Maritime Day 2021: The World Maritime Day in 2021 will be observed as a year of action for the seafarers, who have been facing hardships due to COVID-19, despite playing a significant role as key workers for the global supply chain.
International Sign Language Day: The theme of the International Day of Sign Languages 2021 is ‘We Sign for Human Rights’. It highlights how everyone- deaf as well as hearing people all around the world- can come together to work on recognizing the right of using sign languages in all spheres of life.
Happy Rose Day 2021: World Rose Day for cancer patients is observed every year all over the world in memory of Melinda Rose. She was a 12-years old Canadian girl who was diagnosed with Askin’s Tumour. It is a rare blood cancer.