Important Days with Themes 2020

Important Days with Themes 2020

List of Important Days with Themes 2020

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Important Days and Dates – October 2020

DateImportant DaysTheme & Remarks
1st OctoberInternational Day for the ElderlyPandemics: Do They Change How We Address Age and Ageing?
2nd OctoberGandhi Jayanthi, & International Day of Non-Violence
1st (Monday) OctoberWorld Habitat Day
4th OctoberWorld Animal Welfare Day
8th OctoberIndian Air Force Day
9th OctoberWorld Post Office Day
10th OctoberWorld Mental Health Day
10th OctoberNational Post Day
2nd (Thursday) OctoberWorld Sight Day
13th OctoberInternational Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
14th OctoberWorld Standards Day
15th OctoberWorld Students Day
15th OctoberWorld White Cane Day
16th OctoberWorld Food Day
24th OctoberWorld Development Information Day,

UN Day

28th OctoberNational Ayurveda Day
30th OctoberWorld Thrift Day

Important Days and Dates – September 2020  Join Our Telegram Channel

1st SeptemberNational Nutrition Week
2nd SeptemberCoconut Day
5th SeptemberTeachers’ Day
5th SeptemberInternational Day of Charity
7th SeptemberInternational Day of Clean Air for blue skies
8th SeptemberInternational Literacy Day“Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond,”
9th SeptemberInternational Day to Protect Education from Attack
10th SeptemberWorld Suicide Prevention Day‘Working Together to Prevent Suicide’.
12th SeptemberWorld First Aid DaySecond Saturday of September
12th SeptemberInternational Day for South-South Cooperation
14th SeptemberHindi Diwas
15th SeptemberEngineers’ Day
15th SeptemberInternational Day of Democracy
16th SeptemberWorld Ozone Day“Ozone for life: 35 years of ozone layer protection”.
17th SeptemberWorld Patient Safety DayHealth Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety.
18th SeptemberWorld Water Monitoring Day‘Solve Water.’
18th SeptemberWorld Bamboo Day‘BAMBOO NOW.’
18th SeptemberInternational Equal Pay Day
19th SeptemberInternational Red Panda Day 2020third Saturday of September
19th SeptemberInternational Coastal Clean-Up Day“Achieving a trash-free Coastline”
21st SeptemberAlzheimer’s Day‘Let’s talk about dementia’.
21st SeptemberInternational Day of Peace“Shaping Peace Together.”
22nd SeptemberRose Day (Welfare of Cancer patients)
22nd SeptemberWorld Rhino Day
23rd SeptemberInternational Day of Sign Languages“Sign Languages are for Everyone!”
24th SeptemberWorld Maritime Day“Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet,”
25th SeptemberAntyodaya Divas
25th SeptemberWorld Pharmacist Day“Transforming global health“
26th SeptemberWorld Contraception Day
26th SeptemberWorld Environmental Health DayEnvironmental health, a key public health intervention in disease pandemic prevention.
26th SeptemberInternational Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
27th SeptemberWorld Tourism Day“Tourism and Rural Development”
28th SeptemberWorld Rabies Day‘End Rabies: Collaborate, Vaccinate’
28th SeptemberInternational Day for Universal Access to Information
29th SeptemberWorld Heart Day“Use Heart To Beat Cardiovascular Disease”
29th SeptemberInternational Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction“Stop food loss and waste. For the people. For the planet.”
29th SeptemberWorld Heart Day
30th SeptemberInternational Translation Day“Finding the words for a world in crisis”.

Important Days with Themes – August 2020

1st AugustEarth Overshoot DayBest Related Articles You Must read
1st AugustMuslim Women’s Right Day
3rd AugustWorld Sanskrit Day
6th August73rd Hiroshima day
7th AugustNational Handloom Day
8th August78th Anniversary of Quit India Movement or August Kranti Din
9th AugustInternational Day Of The World’s Indigenous Peoples ‘COVID-19 and Indigenous People Resilience’
10th AugustWorld Biofuel Day‘Biofuels towards Atmanirbhar Bharat’
12th AugustInternational Youth DayYouth Engagement for Global Action
12th AugustWorld Elephant Day
13th AugustInternational left handers day
13th AugustWorld Organ Donation Day
14th AugustShaheed Saman Diwas
15th August74th Independence Day
19th AugustWorld Photography Day
19th AugustWorld Humanitarian Day
20th AugustWorld Mosquito Day
20th AugustNational Sadbhavana Day
21st AugustWorld senior citizen day
21st AugustInternational Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
23rd AugustInternational Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
24th August To 28th August 2020World Water Week 2020‘Water and Climate Change: Accelerating Action’
26th AugustWomen’s Equality Day
29th AugustNational Sports Day
29th AugustTelugu Language Day
29th AugustInternational Day against Nuclear Tests
30th AugustInternational Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Important Days with Themes – July 2020

1st JulyNational Doctors’ DayLessen the mortality of COVID-19
1st JulyNational Charted Accountants DayTo commemorate the finding of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
1st JulyGoods And Services Tax Day
1st JulyNational Poster Workers DayTo the recognition of postal workers across the world.
2nd JulyWorld Sports Journalists DayTo acknowledge the work of sports journalists & to encourage them to do better at their work.
2nd JulyWorld UFO day
4th JulyAmerica Independence Day
4th JulyInternational Day of Cooperatives
4th JulyDharma Chakra DayThe day was inaugurated by President of India, Ram Nath Kovind.
6th JulyWorld Zoonosis Day
7th JulyGlobal forgiveness day
7th JulyWorld Chocolate Day
7th JulyInternational Day Of Cooperatives
10th JulyNational Fish Farmers Day
11th JulyWorld Population DayPutting the brakes on COVID 19: Safeguarding the health and rights of women and girls
12th JulyInternational Malala Day
12th JulyNABARD Foundation Day
15th JulyWorld Youth Skills Day‘Skills for Resilient Youth’
17th JulyWorld Day for International Justice
18th JulyNelson Mandela International Day
20th JulyWorld Chess Day
23rd JulyNational Broadcasting Day
26th JulyKargil Vijay Diwas
27th JulyRaising Day of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
28th JulyWorld Hepatitis Day‘Hepatitis: free future’
28th JulyWorld Nature Conservation Day
29th JulyInternational Tiger Day
30th JulyWorld Day against Trafficking in Persons‘Committed to the Cause-Working on the Frontline to end Human Trafficking’
30th JulyInternational Day of FriendshipThis day is celebrated to mark the importance of friends and friendship in life.
31st JulyWorld Ranger Day

Important Days with Themes – June 2020

1st JuneWorld Milk Day
1st JuneGlobal Day of Parents
2nd JuneTelangana Formation Day
3rd  JuneWorld Bicycle Day
4th JuneInternational Day of Innocent Children of Aggression
5th JuneWorld Environment Day
6th JuneRussian Language Day
7th JuneWorld Food Safety Day
8th JuneWorld Ocean DayInnovation for a Sustainable Ocean
9th JuneWorld Accreditation Day (WAD)Accreditation: Improving Food Safety
12th JuneWorld Day Against Child Labour
13th JuneInternational Albinism Awareness DayMade to Shine
14th JuneWorld Blood Donors Day‘Safe Blood Save Lives’
15th JuneWorld Elder Abuse Day
15th JuneWorld Wind Day
16th JuneInternational Day of Family Remittance‘Building resilience in times of crisis
17th JuneWorld Day to Combat Desertification and DroughtFood, Feed, Fibre- The links between consumption and land
18th JuneSustainable Gastronomy Day
18th JuneMask Day
19th JuneInternational Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
20th JuneWorld Refugee DayEvery Action Counts
21st JuneInternational Yoga DayYoga for Health- Yoga at Home
21st JuneWorld Music Day
21st JuneInternational Day of the celebration of the Solstice
21st JuneWorld Hydrography DayHydrography enabling autonomous technologies
23rd JuneUnited Nations Public Service Day
23rd JuneWorld Olympic Day
23rd JuneInternational Widows’ Day
25th JuneDay of Seafarer
26th JuneInternational Day in Support of Victims of Torture
26th JuneInternational Day Against Drug Abuse And Illicit TraffickingBetter Knowledge for Better Care
27th JuneMicro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Day
29th JuneNational Statistics Day
30th JuneInternational Asteroid Day
30th JuneInternational Day of Parliamentarism

Important Days with Themes – May 2020

1st MayInternational Labour Day
1st MayWorld Asthma Day
1st MayGujarat, Maharashtra Day
2nd MayWorld Tuna Day
2nd MayInternational Astronomy Day
3rd MayWorld Press Freedom Day“Journalism Without Fear or Favour.”
4th MayInternational Firefighters’ Day
5th MayWorld Cartoonist’s Day
5th MayWorld Asthma Day“Enough Asthma Deaths”
5th MayInternational Day of MidwifeMidwives with women: celebrate, demonstrate, mobilize, unite-our time in NOW!
5th MayWorld Hand Hygiene Day
6th MayInternational No Diet Day
7th MayVesak Day
7th MayWorld Athletics Day
7th MayBorder Roads Organisation (BRO) Raising Day
8th MayWorld Red Cross Day
8th MayWorld Thalassaemia Day“The dawning of a new era for thalassemia: Time for a global effort to make novel therapies accessible and affordable to patients.”
9th MayWorld Migratory Bird Day‘Birds Connect Our World’
11th MayNational Technology Day
12th MayInternational Nurses Day‘Nursing the World to health’
15th MayInternational Day Of Families
16th MayArmed Forces Day
16th MayInternational Day of Light
16th MayNational Dengue Day
17th Mayworld hypertension day‘Measure Your Blood Pressure, Control it, live longer.’
17th MayInternational Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia
17th MayWorld Telecommunication And Information Society Day‘Connect 2030: ICTs for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’
18th MayInternational Museum Day‘Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion’
18th MayWorld AIDS Vaccine Day
20th MayWorld Bee DayBee Engaged
20th MayWorld Metrology DayMeasurements for Global Trade
21st MayAnti-Terrorism Day
21st MayInternational Tea Day
21st MayWorld day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
22nd MayInternational Day For Biological DiversityOur Solutions are in Nature
23rd MayWorld Turtle Day‘Adopt, Don’t Shop’
24th MayCommonwealth Day
25th MayWorld Thyroid Day
25th MayInternational Missing Children’s Day
28th MayInternational Day of Action for Women Health
28th MayWorld Hunger Day
29th MayInternational Day Of UN PeacekeepersWomen in Peacekeeping: A key to Peace
30th MayStatehood Day of Goa
31st MayWorld No Tobacco Day or Anti-Tobacco DayProtecting Youth from Industry Manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use

Important Days with Themes – April 2020

1st AprilPrevention of Blindness Week
1st AprilUtkal Divas or Odisha Day
2nd AprilWorld Autism Awareness Day“The Transition of Adulthood”
2nd AprilInternational Children’s Book Day
4th AprilNational Day For Mine Awareness and assistance in Mine action
5th AprilNational Maritime Day
5th AprilInternational Day of ConscienceIt is marked with a view as an annual celebration power of sports in making social change, developing committee, foster peace, and understanding.
6th AprilInternational Day for Sports Development and Peace
7th AprilWorld Health DaySupport Nurses and Midwives
7th AprilHandloom WeekOn the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
8th AprilInternational Romani Day
8th AprilWorld Tradition Day
10th AprilWorld Homeopathy Day‘Linking Research with education and clinical practice: Advancing scientific collaborations’.
11th AprilNational Safe Motherhood Day
11th AprilNational Pet Day
12th AprilInternational Day of Human Space FlightThe day commemorates the anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s spaceflight in 1961 which was the first human space flight.
13th AprilJallianwala Bagh Massacre (99th anniversary)
14th AprilWorld Liver Day
14th AprilWorld Chagas Disease Day
14th AprilNational Fire Service Day“Samanamagni – Saranam Agni”
14th AprilDr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Jayanti Customs Day
14th AprilNational Dolphin Day
15th AprilWorld Art Day
15th AprilHimachal Day
17th AprilWorld Hemophilia Day“Get + Involved”
18th AprilWorld Heritage Day‘Shared Cultures, Thread Heritage, Shared Responsibility’
19th AprilWorld Liver Day
20th AprilUN Chinese Language Day
21st AprilCivil Services Day
21st AprilWorld Creativity and Innovation Day
22nd AprilWorld Earth DayClimate Action
23rd AprilWorld Book and Copyright DayKL Baca-Caring through reading
23rd AprilEnglish Language Day
23rd AprilInternational Girls in ICT dayExpand horizons, change attitudes
24th AprilWorld Lab Animals Day
24th AprilNational Panchayati DayOn this day, the Constitution of India recognized Panchayats as ‘Institutions of self-government’.
24h AprilWomen’s Political Empowerment Day
24h AprilInternational Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
24th To 30th April 2020World Immunization Week‘#VaccinesWork for All.’
25th AprilWorld Malaria Day‘Zero malaria starts with me’
25th AprilInternational Delegate’s DayTo raise the awareness of the role of the representatives and delegates of the Member States to the United Nations.
25th AprilWorld Penguin Day
25th AprilWorld Veterinary Day‘Environmental protection for improving animal and human health.’
26th AprilWorld Intellectual Property Day‘Innovate for a Green Future’
26th AprilInternational Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
28th AprilWorld Day for Safety and Health at WorkSafety and Health at work can save lives
29th AprilInternational Dance Day
29th AprilInternational Guide Dog Day
29th AprilAyushman Bharat DiwasTo promote affordable medical facilities in remote areas of the country based on the socio-economic status.
30th AprilInternational Jazz Day

Important Days with Themes – March 2020

1st MarchWorld Civil Defence Day
3rd MarchNational Defence Day
3rd MarchWorld Wildlife Day“Sustaining all life on earth”
3rd MarchWorld Hearing Day“Hearing for life. Don’t let hearing loss limit you”.
4th MarchNational Security DayTo raise awareness about the safety measures to prevent mishaps and accidents due to lack of awareness.
7th MarchJan Aushadhi DiwasTo create awareness and providing a thrust to the use of generic medicines.
8th MarchInternational Women’s Day‘An equal world is an enabled world’.
10th MarchCISF Raising Day
12th MarchCommonwealth Day
12th MarchWorld Kidney Day“Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere–from Prevention to Detection and Equitable Access to Care.”
15th MarchWorld Consumer Rights DayTo raise global awareness about consumer rights and needs.
16th MarchNational Vaccination DayVaccinesWork for All
16th MarchWorld Sleep Day
18th MarchOrdnance Factories DayThe day is celebrated by displaying the rifles, guns, artillery, ammunition, etc in exhibitions all over India.
18th MarchGlobal Recycling Day“Recycling Heroes”
20th MarchInternational Day of Happiness‘Happiness For All, Together’
20th MarchWorld Sparrow day“I Love Sparrow”
20th MarchFrench Language DayTo promote equal use of all six official working languages throughout the organization.
21th MarchInternational Day for the Elimination of Racial DiscriminationFor the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2020 is focused on the midterm review of the International Decade for People of African Descent.
21th MarchInternational Day of ForestsForests and Biodiversity
21th MarchWorld Poetry dayTo encourage a return to the oral tradition of poetry recitals, to encourage the teaching of poetry as well as to restore a dialogue between poetry and the other arts such as theatre, dance, music, and painting.
21th MarchWorld Down Syndrome Day“We Decide”
21st MarchInternational Nowruz DayTo celebrate “Nowruz” which is an ancestral festivity and marks the first day of spring as well as the renewal of nature.
22nd MarchWorld Water day“Water and Climate Change”
23rd MarchWorld Meteorological Day“Water and Climate Change”
24th MarchWorld Tuberculosis Day‘It’s Time’
24th MarchInternational Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims“Monsignor Óscar Arnulfo Romero”
25th MarchInternational Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade“Confronting Slavery’s Legacy of Racism Together”
25th MarchInternational Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff MembersTo mobilize action, demand justice and strengthen our resolve to protect UN staff and peacekeepers, as well as our colleagues in the non-governmental community and the press.
27th MarchWorld Theatre DayIt is celebrated annually on the 27th March by ITI Centres and the international theatre community.
30th MarchStatehood DayPrime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people of Rajasthan on its State Day.

Important Days with Themes – February 2020

1st FebruaryFoundation Day of the Indian Coast Guard
2nd FebruaryWorld Wetlands Day“Wetlands and Biodiversity”
4th FebruaryWorld Cancer Day“I Am and I Will”
6th FebruaryInternational day of Zero Tolerance to female genital mutilationUnleashing Youth Power
7th FebruarySafer Internet Day
10th FebruaryNational Deworming DayChildren and adolescents in the age group of 1 to 19 years are being administered a single dose of a safe medicine Albendazole in all states and Union Territories.
10th FebruaryWorld Pulses DayTo recognize the importance of pulses (chickpeas, dry beans, lentils, dry peas and lupins among others) as a global food.
11th FebruaryInternational day Women and girls in ScienceTo recognize the critical role of women and girls play in science and technology.
11th FebruaryWorld Unani DayTo mark the birth anniversary of great Unani scholar and social reformer Hakim Ajmal Khan.
12th FebruaryNational Productivity DayTo promote productivity culture in India.
13th FebruaryWorld Radio Day“Radio and Diversity”
13th FebruaryNational Womens DayThe day was designated to honour the work and contribution of Sarojini Naidu.
15th FebruaryWorld Pangolin DayThis international effort raises awareness about pangolin species and mobilizes various stakeholders to speed up conservation efforts.
19th FebruarySoil Health Card DayTo commemorates the day Soil Health Card Scheme (SHC) was launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on February 19, 2015, at Suratgarh, Rajasthan.
20th FebruaryWorld Day of Social JusticeThe International Labour Organization unanimously adopted the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization on 10 June 2008.
20th FebruaryArunachal Pradesh & Mizoram Statehood DayOn this day in 1987 and Mizoram was declared a state in 1972.
20th February70th National Democracy DayEvery year, Falgun 7 of the Nepali calendar is commemorated as the National Democracy Day in Nepal.
21st FebruaryInternational Mother language day“Languages without borders.”
21st FebruaryMatribhasha Diwas‘Celebrating our Multilingual Heritage’
22nd FebruaryWorld Thinking day
24th FebruaryCentral Excise DayTo honour the officers associated with CBEC and their services.
28th FebruaryNational Science Day

Important Days with Themes – January 2020

4th JanuaryWorld Braille dayTo raise awareness of the importance of Braille as a means of communication in the full realization of the human rights for blind and partially sighted people.
6th JanuaryWorld Day of War OrphansTo address the war orphans as it has become a growing worldwide humanitarian and social crisis.
9th JanuaryNRI day / Pravasi Bharatiya DivasTo mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community in the development of India.
10th JanuaryWorld Hindi dayTo promote the use of Hindi language abroad.
12th JanuaryNational youth dayTo make sure that the students across the country can be encouraged to learn about life, the ideas and philosophy of Swami Vivekananda and apply them in their lives.
14th JanuaryFourth Armed Forces Veterans DayTo respect and recognise the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Armed Forces who retired on 14th Jan 1953.
15th JanuaryArmy dayTo commemorate the day when General KM Carriappa took over the command of Army and became the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army after Independence.
15th January145th Foundation Day of IMDMinistry of Earth Science under which IMD (Indian Meteorological Department) functions.
18th January15th Raising Day of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)To lay down the policies, plans and guidelines for disaster management.
24th JanuaryNational Girl Child Day“Aware girl child-able Madhya Pradesh”
24th JanuaryInternational Day of Education‘Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace’.
25th JanuaryNational Voters Day‘Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy’.
25th JanuaryNational Tourism DayTo raise awareness about the importance of tourism for the country’s economy.
26th JanuaryInternational Customs DayThe role of custom officials and agencies in maintaining border security.
26th JanuaryRepublic DayIt marks the day when India declared itself a Sovereign, Democratic and Republic state.
26th JanuaryBharat Parv 2020‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ and ‘Celebrating 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi’.
27th JanuaryInternational Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
30th JanuaryWorld Leprosy Day“Leprosy isn’t what you think”.
30th JanuaryMartyrs dayTo honour the sacrifices made by the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
30th JanuaryWorld Neglected Disease DayThe day creates awareness in addressing tropical diseases.


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