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International Literacy Day 2018: Theme, History & Significance

Sep 7, 2018
International Literacy Day is celebrated on 8 September across worldwide to promote and support the development of literacy and skills, universal access to quality education and learning opportunities throughout people’s lives. Let us study through this article about the importance of International Literacy Day, why it is celebrated, its history etc.

World Mosquito Day 2018

Aug 20, 2018
Mosquito bites causes life threatening diseases. World Mosquito Day is celebrated every year on 20 August to create awareness about the causes of malaria and how it can be prevented. Let us study more about mosquitoes and Word Mosquito Day through this article.

International Youth Day 2018: Safe Spaces for Youth

Aug 9, 2018
International Youth Day is a day to celebrate the efforts of the young people every year on 12 August as declared by the United Nations General Assembly. Let us study why International Youth Day is celebrated, how it is celebrated and what is the theme this year through this article.

Nelson Mandela International Day 2018

Jul 17, 2018
On 18 July every year across the globe Nelson Mandela International Day is celebrated to make people remember about the contributions of Mandela to the culture of peace, human right, reconciliation and freedom. This day marks the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela. Let us study about the Nelson Mandela and why this day is celebrated, first time when it was celebrated etc.

United States Independence Day 2018

Jul 2, 2018
Independence Day of United States is celebrated every year on 4 July and is also known as Fourth of July. This day is celebrated with full enthusiasm and patriotic feeling as on this day they got independence from the British Empire. Let us study through this article why Independence Day of America is celebrated on 4 July, how it is celebrated etc.

International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking 2018

Jun 25, 2018
International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking 2018 is celebrated on 26 June every year to raise the consequences of drugs in the lives of people, society, community as a whole. It not only affects the health but also change the lives of people. They arouse as pain relievers and sleep inducers. Let us study in detail about International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking 2018 theme, history etc.

Why International Day of Yoga is celebrated on 21st June

Jun 20, 2018
International Yoga Day is celebrated on 21st June throughout the world and for the first time it was celebrated on 21 June 2015. As, we all know environment is changing and the world is becoming more competent yoga help us to deal with this type of environment and also makes us healthy. This article deals with the theme, objectives of International Yoga Day, why it is celebrated on 21st June etc.

World Blood Donor Day 2018

Jun 12, 2018
On 14 June every year World Blood Donor Day is celebrated worldwide to build a culture of voluntary blood donation. What are the objectives of World Blood Donor Day celebration, theme of 2018, its history, slogan etc. are discussed in this article.

World Oceans Day 2018

Jun 7, 2018
World Oceans Day is celebrated worldwide on 8 June every year to raise the awareness about the challenges faced by the oceans due to global warming, plastic pollution and to provide knowledge for conserving it for the future. Let us study through this article more about World Oceans Day, theme 2018, history, importance etc.

World Environment Day 2018

Jun 5, 2018
World Environment Day is celebrated across the World on 5 June to encourage worldwide awareness and action for the protection of the environment. Let us study through this article about World Environment Day, its theme, history, why it is celebrated etc.

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression 2018

Jun 1, 2018
The main purpose of celebrating International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression 2018 every year on 4rth June is to make people aware about the protection of children rights and highlighting their suffering. Let us study thorough this article about this day importance, methods of celebration and why it is celebrated etc.

World No Tobacco Day 2018: Theme and History

May 30, 2018
World No Tobacco Day or Anti Tobacco Day is observed on 31 May every year across the globe to make people aware and educate them about the harmful effects of tobacco on health which causes cardiovascular diseases, cancer, tooth decay, staining of teeth etc. Let us study about No World tobacco Day, its theme of 2018 etc. through this article.

World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2018

May 16, 2018
Every year on 17 May, World Telecommunication and Information Society Day is observed with a new theme to raise the awareness about the importance of communication and focuses on to increase the United Nations Sustainable development Goals. Let us Let us study from the article about World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, its theme of 2018, history and why it is celebrated.

World Red Cross Day 2018

May 7, 2018
World Red Cross Day is observed every year on 8 May. This day honours those millions of volunteers, staff and members across the world who protects human life and health. This article deals with the World Red Cross Day, its theme of 2018, History, celebrations, slogans, etc.

World Press Freedom Day 2018: Theme and History

May 2, 2018
World Press Freedom Day is observed on 3rd May every year. It reminds us the importance of Freedom of Press in functioning, providing information and to serve the journalists who have lost their lives during duty. Let us study through this article why and how Freedom of Press Day is celebrated, what is the History of Freedom of Press, its importance, theme of Freedom of Press 2018 etc.

World Asthma Day 2018: History and Theme

May 2, 2018
Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease due to which patient not able to breathe properly. Nowadays it is prevalent in children. To spread awareness about how to tackle with asthma disease World Asthma day is celebrated. Let us study through this article about disease asthma, its symptoms, prevention and control measures, why and how World Asthma day is celebrated.

International Labour Day 2018: History and Theme

Apr 30, 2018
International Labour Day is also called Labour Day or May Day. We know that the worker receives minimum wage by selling his own labour. That is why Labour Day is celebrated internationally for the promotion of the International Labour Union. In this article we will study why International Labour Day is celebrated, what is the theme of International Labour day 2018, History of Labour Day, how it is celebrated etc.

World Intellectual Property Day 2018

Apr 25, 2018
World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated worldwide every year on 26 April to spread the awareness about the role of Intellectual property rights in encouraging, innovation and creativity. Let us study about World Intellectual Property Day, its history and why it is celebrated etc. through this article.

World Malaria Day 2018: History, Theme and Significance

Apr 24, 2018
World Malaria Day is celebrated every year on 25 April to spread awareness among people globally about malaria disease. The theme of World Malaria Day 2018 is ‘Ready to beat Malaria’. Let us study through this article about history, theme and significance of World Malaria Day and also about malaria, its casual organism, symptoms.

World Heritage Day 2018

Apr 17, 2018
World Heritage Day is celebrated every year on 18 April to raise the awareness about the preserving human heritage, diversity and vulnerability of the world’s built monuments and heritage sites. Let us study about the importance of World heritage Day, its theme, history etc. through this article.

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