UN Observances

04.01World Braille Day
27.01International Holocaust Remembrance Day
04.02World Cancer Day
06.02International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation
11.02International Day of Women and Girls in Science
13.02World Radio Day
20.02World Day of Social Justice
21.02International Mother Language Day
01.03Zero Discrimination Day
03.03World Wildlife Day
08.03International Women’s DayAngola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chad, Eritrea, Georgia, Guinea-Bissau, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Laos, Madagascar, Moldova, Mongolia, Nauru, Nepal, North Korea, Russia, Sierra Leone, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Zambia
20.03International Day of Happiness
20.03UN French Language Day
21.03World Poetry Day
21.03International Day of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
21.03World Down Syndrome Day
21.03International Day of Nowruz
21.03International Day of Forests
22.03World Water Day
23.03World Meteorological Day
24.03World Tuberculosis Day
24.03International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
25.03International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
25.03International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
02.04World Autism Awareness Day
04.04International Day for Landmine Awareness and Assistance
06.04International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
07.04World Health Day
07.04Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide
12.04International Day of Human Space Flight
20.04UN Chinese Language Day
21.04World Creativity and Innovation Day
22.04Earth Day and International Mother Earth Day
23.04World Book and Copyright Day
23.04UN English Language Day
25.04World Malaria Day
26.04World Intellectual Property Day
26.04International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
28.04World Day for Safety and Health at Work
30.04International Jazz Day
02.05World Tuna Day
03.05World Press Freedom Day
08.05Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War
09.05Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War
11.05World Migratory Bird Day
15.05International Day of Families
16.05International Day of Living Together in Peace
16.05International Day of Light
17.05World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
19.05UN Day of Vesak
20.05World Bee Day
21.05International Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
22.05International Day for Biological Diversity
23.05International Day of End Obstetric Fistula
29.05International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
31.05World No Tobacco Day
01.06Global Day of Parents
03.06World Bicycle Day
04.06International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
05.06World Environment Day
05.06International Day for the Fight Against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
06.06UN Russian Language Day
08.06World Oceans Day
12.06World Day Against Child Labor
13.06International Albinism Awareness Day
14.06World Blood Donor Day
15.06World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
16.06International Day of Family Remittances
17.06World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
18.06Sustainable Gastronomy Day
19.06International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
20.06World Refugee Day
21.06International Yoga Day
23.06United Nations Public Service Day
23.06International Widows' Day
25.06Day of the Seafarer
26.06International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
26.06International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
27.06Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day
29.06International Day of the Tropics
30.06Asteroid Day
30.06International Day of Parliamentarism
06.07International Day of Cooperatives
11.07World Population Day
15.07World Youth Skills Day
18.07Nelson Mandela International Day
26.07International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem
28.07World Hepatitis Day
30.07International Day of Friendship
30.07World Day against Trafficking in Persons
09.08International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
12.08International Youth Day
19.08World Humanitarian Day
21.08International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
22.08International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief
23.08International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
29.08International Day against Nuclear Tests
30.08International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
05.09International Day of Charity
08.09International Literacy Day
10.09World Suicide Prevention Day
12.09United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation
15.09International Day of Democracy
16.09International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
21.09International Day of Peace
23.09International Day of Sign Languages
26.09International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
26.09World Maritime Day
27.09World Tourism Day
28.09World Rabies Day
28.09International Day for the Universal Access to Information
30.09International Translation Day
01.10International Day of Older Persons
02.10International Day of Non-Violence
04.10World Space Week
05.10World Teachers' Day
05.10World Space Week
07.10World Habitat Day
09.10World Post Day
10.10World Mental Health Day
11.10International Day of the Girl Child
12.10World Migratory Bird Day
12.10UN Spanish Language Day
13.10Intentional Day for Disaster Reduction
15.10International Day of Rural Women
16.10World Food Day
17.10International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
24.10United Nations Day
24.10World Development Information Day
27.10World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
31.10World Cities Day
02.11International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
05.11World Tsunami Awareness Day
06.11International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
10.11World Science Day for Peace and Development
14.11World Diabetes Day
16.11International Day for Tolerance
17.11World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
19.11World Toilet Day
20.11Universal Children's Day
20.11Africa Industrialization Day
20.11World COPD Day
21.11World Philosophy Day
21.11World Television Day
25.11International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
29.11International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
30.11Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare
01.12World AIDS Day
02.12International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
03.12International Day of Persons with Disabilities
05.12International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
05.12World Soil Day
07.12International Civil Aviation Day
09.12International Anti-Corruption Day
09.12International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime
10.12Human Rights Day
11.12International Mountain Day
12.12International Day of Neutrality
12.12International Universal Health Coverage Day
18.12International Migrants Day
18.12UN Arabic Language Day
20.12International Human Solidarity Day