May 21, 2018
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (UN)
Visit http://www.un.org/en/events/culturaldiversityday/index.shtml for more information and details.
May 31, 2018
World No-Tobacco Day (UN)
“Tobacco use is one of the largest causes of preventable non-communicable diseases, including cancers, heart and lung disease,” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in his message on the Day, which is observed annually to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and to advocate for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption.
Visit https://news.un.org/en/story/2016/05/530802-world-no-tobacco-day-un-urges-plain-packaging-tobacco-products-save-lives for more information and resources.
June 1, 2018
Global Day of Parents (UN)
The Global Day of Parents is observed on the 1st of June every year. The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 2012 with resolution A/RES/66/292 and honours parents throughout the world. The Global Day provides an opportunity to appreciate all parents in all parts of the world for their selfless commitment to children and their lifelong sacrifice towards nurturing this relationship.
For More information visit: http://www.un.org/en/events/parentsday/