The International Wildlife Day has been proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly to celebrate and raises awareness of people on the world’s wild fauna and flora. This year theme is “Recovering key species for ecosystem restoration”. Discover more on the official UN website.
International Mother Language Day is a worldwide annual observance held on 21 February to promote mother tongue, linguistic and cultural diversity and encourage multilingualism. Source: Wikipedia
The Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa on 15 February 1564. Considered the father of modern science for having introduced the scientific method, Galileo was a supporter of the Copernican theory that sees the Sun at the centre of the solar system and not the Earth.
In order to achieve full and equal access to and partecipation in science for women and girls, and further achieve gender equality and empowerment of women and girls, the United Nation General Assembly declared 11 February as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science in 2015.
Happy International Day of Education to everyone! Let’s celebrate the role of education for peace and development!
On January 7th 1610, Italian Astronomer Galileo Galilei discovered, using a homemade telescope, the first three moons orbiting the planet Jupiter.
Wishing You All Happy New Year! Hoping 2022 will bring health and happiness in everyone’s life!