First World Soil Day was observed

First World Soil Day was observed by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on 5 December 2014. On eve of the first World Soil Day, UNFAO along with Global Soil Parternership (GSP) declared the year of 2015 as UN International Year of Soils. On this day, events took place to raise the importance of soil as a critical component of More...

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By gktoday On Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Tell the world what you want to see in your lifetime

World TB Day 24 March 2012. Tell the world what you want to see in your lifetime Progress in the global fight against TB cannot wait. For the World TB Day Campaign 2012, you can make an individual call More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day, observed December 1 each year, is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection. It is common to hold memorials to honor persons who have died from HIV/AIDS More...

By gktoday On Friday, September 17th, 2010

Today -The Software Freedom Day

What is Software Freedom Day? Software Freedom Day is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). Our goal in this celebration is to educate the worldwide public about the benefits of using More...

By gktoday On Thursday, September 16th, 2010

16 September The World Ozone Day

Since 1995, on 16 September each year, the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is celebrated. This date has been designated by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 49/114, More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

The World Health Organisation and World Health Day

April 7 is observed all over as World Health Day. This commemorates the First World Health Assembly in 1948. However the observance started from 1950. WHO provides resources on particular theme of the World Health More...

By gktoday On Monday, December 28th, 2009

Important Days-India and World

[ January 9 • NRI Day January 10 • World Laughter Day January 12 • National Youth Day January 15 • . Army Day January 25 • National Tourism Day January 26 • India’s Republic Day, International More...