29 May is observed as International day of Peacekeeepers.The Day offers a chance to pay tribute to the uniformed and civilians personnel’s invaluable contribution to the work of the Organization and to honour more than 3,500 peacekeepers who have lost their lives serving under the UN flag since 1948. The theme for the 2017 International Day of UN Peacekeepers is “Investing in Peace Around the World.”
Mohan Munasinghe, Vice-Chair of the International Panel on Climate Change
The United Nations’ (UN) International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking falls on June 26 each year to raise awareness of the major problem that illicit drugs represent to society. This day is supported by individuals, communities and various organizations all over the world.
Be a part of the UN’s international Yoga Day. Tues June 21 7:30pm-8:45pm at Neahwa Park Oneonta. Bring yoga mats, food, music instruments. Share with your friends & clients & show up for this global initiative. Check your local locations too. yogadaysummit.com
Thursday 3 December, 2015 To coincide with today's UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD) the Department for International Development (DFID) is publishing its revised 'Disability Framework' – first developed a year ago today. Motivation alongside the international development community welcomes this revised framework as it moves DFID a step closer towards realising its ambition to ensure that all of its development programme
'Recommit to women's liberation', The Guardian (Comment is Free blog), 8 March 2010 [caption: Marking International Womens Day 1975, the feminist magazine Spare Rib reported: '4,000 women marched through London's East End.' Photograph: Red Women's Workshop]
Ringo Starr Debuts New Song For UN's International Day Of Peace
Les Amoureux au ban public s'associent à l'événement international du Loving Day et vous invitent à prendre part à l'édition française 2017 de cette journée métissée, optimiste et militante en faisant un don !Connaissez-vous l'histoire de Mildred et Richard Loving ?(ou comment l'amour d'un couple a triomphé sur les discriminations)Mariés aux Etats-Unis en 1958 dans le district voisin de Columbia pour échapper à une loi interdisant les unions interraciales dans leur...