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World Rat Day 2022

World Rat Day was founded in 2002 by a group of pet rat enthusiasts who wanted to challenge the stigma surrounding these creatures and give them the celebration they truly deserve. The day aims to shed a positive light on these animals and promote their care and welfare.

World Water Day 2022

Water is one of the prime necessities for human needs to survive on Earth. This year theme is: “Groundwater, making the invisible visible!”

World AIDS Day 2020

World AIDS Day takes place on 1 December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day.…
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World Children’s Day 2020

World Children’s Day was first established in 1954 as Universal Children’s Day and is celebrated on 20 November each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare. Read the UN article.

International Students Day 2020

Originally established to commemorate the death of nine students and professors during the Nazi’s assault on the Prague University in 1939, the International Students Day is now an opportunity for everyone to raise the voice regarding the equal access to education and right to study. Read the Wikipedia article.

World Diabetes Day 2020

The World Diabetes Day is a global occasion on which people with diabetes, health professionals, diabetes advocates, media, the general public and government organizations unite to raise awareness of diabetes. Visit the World Diabetes Federation website for more info.

World Pneumania Day 2020

The World Pneumonia Day was established by the Stop Pneumonia Initiative to raise awareness and advocate for global action against pneumonia. This is even more important during this pandemic which is increasing dramatically pneumonia deaths from COVID-19 and other causes. Visit the Stop Pneumonia Initiative website for more info.

World Science Day for Peace and Development 2020!

Celebrated every 10 November, World Science Day for Peace and Development highlights the significant role of science in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues. This year, at a time when the world is struggling with the global COVID-19 pandemic, the focus of World Science Day is…
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World Psoriasis Day 2020

IFPA’s World Psoriasis Day is an annual day dedicated to people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis. It has been celebrated on October 29 for more than a decade. On this day, IFPA’s member associations and their supporters organize activities around the world to raise awareness of psoriasis. Visit the IFPA website for more informations. Amazon…
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