International Homeless Animals Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in August every year. It was established by the International Society for Animal Rights (ISAR) to raise awareness of the problem of pet overpopulation.
World Mosquito Day is an annual observance held on August 20. It was created by British medical doctor Sir Donald Ross to commemorate his discovery that female Anopheles mosquitoes are responsible for malaria transmission.
The government of India is aware about the importance of development or renewable energy sources to provide the state with a sustainable amount of energy. Regarding this the Indian Ministry for New & Renewable Energy Sources established Renewable Energy Day (or Akshay Urja Diwas), annually falling on August 20.