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Important Days and Dates – December 2021

1st December World AIDS Day  
2nd December National Pollution Control  
2nd December World Computer literacy day
International day of abolition of slavery
3rd December World Day of the Handicapped  
3rd December World conservation day  
4th December Indian Navy Day  
5th December International volunteer day for economic and social development  
7th December Indian Armed Forces Flag Day  
7th December International civil aviation day  
9th December The International day against corruption  
10th December Human Rights Day  
11th December International Mountain Day  
14th December World Energy Conservation Day  
16th December Vijay Diwas  
18th December Minorities Rights Day (India)  
19th December Goa’s liberation day  
20th December International Human solidarity  
22nd December National Mathematics Day  
23th December Kisan Divas (Farmer’s Day) (India)  
24th December National Consumers Day  
25th December Christmas Day  
29th December International Bio-diversity day  

Important Days and Dates – November 2021

01st November World Vegan Day
02nd November International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalism
05th November World Tsunami Awareness Day
06th November International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
07th November National Cancer Awareness Day
08th November International Day for Radiology Theme: ‘Radiologists and Radiographers supporting patients during COVID-19’
09th November National Legal service Day
10th November World Science Day for Peace and Development Theme: Science for and with Society
11th November National Education Day
12th November Public Service Broadcasting Day
12th November World Pneumonia Day
13th November National Ayurveda Day
13th November World Kindness Day Theme: The World We Make-Inspire Kindness’
14th November World Diabetes Day Theme: ‘The Nurse and Diabetes’
15th November World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims Theme: ‘First Responders’
16th November International Day of Tolerance
16th November National Press Day
17th November National Epilepsy Day
17th November International Students Day
18th November National Naturopathy Day
18th November World COPD Day Theme: ‘Living Well with COPD-Everybody, Everywhere’
19th November World Toilet Day Theme: ‘Sustainable Sanitation and Climate Change’
19th Nov-25th Nov World Heritage Week
20th November Africa Industrialization Day Theme: ‘Inclusive and Sustainable Industrialization in the AfCFTA Era’
20th November World Children’s Day
21st November World Fisheries Day
21st November World Television Day
25th November International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
26th November National Milk Day
26th November Indian Constitution Day or Samvidhan Diwas
29th November Important Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
30th November Day of Remembrance for all victims of chemical warfare

Important Days and Dates – October 2021

Date Important Days Theme & Remarks
1st October International Day for the Elderly Pandemics: Do They Change How We Address Age and Ageing?
2nd October Gandhi Jayanthi, & International Day of Non-Violence
(First Monday) October World Habitat Day
4th October World Animal Welfare Day
5th October World Teacher’s Day Theme: ‘Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future’
8th October Indian Air Force Day
9th October World Post Office Day
10th October World Mental Health Day
10th October National Post Day
2nd (Thursday) October World Sight Day
13th October International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
14th October World Standards Day
15th October World Students Day
15th October World White Cane Day
16th October World Food Day Theme: ‘Grow, Nourish, Sustain Together’
17th October International Day of Eradication of Poverty Theme: ‘Acting together to achieve social and environmental justice for all’
20th October World Statistics Day Theme: ‘Connecting the World with data we can trust’
20th October World Osteoporosis Day Theme: ‘That’s Osteoporosis’
20th October International Chef’s Day Theme: ‘Healthy food for the future’
21st October National Police Commemoration Day
22nd October International Stuttering Awareness Day Theme: ‘Journey of Words- Resilience and Bouncing Back’
23rd October World Snow Leopard Day
24th October World Development Information Day,

UN Day

24th October World Polio Day Theme: ‘A win against polio is a win for global health’
27th October 74th Infantry Day of Indian Army
28th October National Ayurveda Day
29th October International Internet Day
30th October World Thrift Day
31st October National Unity Day or Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

Important Days and Dates – September 2021

1st September National Nutrition Week
2nd September Coconut Day
5th September Teachers’ Day
5th September International Day of Charity
7th September International Day of Clean Air for blue skies
8th September International Literacy Day “Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond,”
9th September International Day to Protect Education from Attack
10th September World Suicide Prevention Day ‘Working Together to Prevent Suicide’.
12th September World First Aid Day Second Saturday of September
12th September International Day for South-South Cooperation
14th September Hindi Diwas
15th September Engineers’ Day
15th September International Day of Democracy
16th September World Ozone Day “Ozone for life: 35 years of ozone layer protection”.
17th September World Patient Safety Day Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety.
18th September World Water Monitoring Day ‘Solve Water.’
18th September World Bamboo Day ‘BAMBOO NOW.’
18th September International Equal Pay Day
19th September International Red Panda Day 2021 third Saturday of September
19th September International Coastal Clean-Up Day “Achieving a trash-free Coastline”
21st September Alzheimer’s Day ‘Let’s talk about dementia’.
21st September International Day of Peace “Shaping Peace Together.”
22nd September Rose Day (Welfare of Cancer patients)
22nd September World Rhino Day
23rd September International Day of Sign Languages “Sign Languages are for Everyone!”
24th September World Maritime Day “Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet,”
25th September Antyodaya Divas
25th September World Pharmacist Day “Transforming global health“
26th September World Contraception Day
26th September World Environmental Health Day Environmental health, a key public health intervention in disease pandemic prevention.
26th September International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
27th September World Tourism Day “Tourism and Rural Development”
28th September World Rabies Day ‘End Rabies: Collaborate, Vaccinate’
28th September International Day for Universal Access to Information
29th September World Heart Day “Use Heart To Beat Cardiovascular Disease”
29th September International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction “Stop food loss and waste. For the people. For the planet.”
29th September World Heart Day
30th September International Translation Day “Finding the words for a world in crisis”.

Important Days with Themes – August 2021

1st August Earth Overshoot Day
1st August Muslim Women’s Right Day
3rd August World Sanskrit Day
6th August 73rd Hiroshima day
7th August National Handloom Day
8th August 78th Anniversary of Quit India Movement or August Kranti Din
9th August International Day Of The World’s Indigenous Peoples  ‘COVID-19 and Indigenous People Resilience’
10th August World Biofuel Day ‘Biofuels towards Atmanirbhar Bharat’
12th August International Youth Day Youth Engagement for Global Action
12th August World Elephant Day
13th August International left handers day
13th August World Organ Donation Day
14th August Shaheed Saman Diwas
15th August 74th Independence Day
19th August World Photography Day
19th August World Humanitarian Day
20th August World Mosquito Day
20th August National Sadbhavana Day
21st August World senior citizen day
21st August International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
23rd August International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
24th August To 28th August 2021 World Water Week 2021 ‘Water and Climate Change: Accelerating Action’
26th August Women’s Equality Day
29th August National Sports Day
29th August Telugu Language Day
29th August International Day against Nuclear Tests
30th August International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Important Days with Themes – July 2021

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

Important Days with Themes – June 2021

1st June World Milk Day
1st June Global Day of Parents
2nd June Telangana Formation Day
3rd  June World Bicycle Day
4th June International Day of Innocent Children of Aggression
5th June World Environment Day
6th June Russian Language Day
7th June World Food Safety Day
8th June World Ocean Day Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean
9th June World Accreditation Day (WAD) Accreditation: Improving Food Safety
12th June World Day Against Child Labour
13th June International Albinism Awareness Day Made to Shine
14th June World Blood Donors Day ‘Safe Blood Save Lives’
15th June World Elder Abuse Day
15th June World Wind Day
16th June International Day of Family Remittance ‘Building resilience in times of crisis
17th June World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought Food, Feed, Fibre- The links between consumption and land
18th June Sustainable Gastronomy Day
18th June Mask Day
19th June International Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
20th June World Refugee Day Every Action Counts
21st June International Yoga Day Yoga for Health- Yoga at Home
21st June World Music Day
21st June International Day of the celebration of the Solstice
21st June World Hydrography Day Hydrography enabling autonomous technologies
23rd June United Nations Public Service Day
23rd June World Olympic Day
23rd June International Widows’ Day
25th June Day of Seafarer
26th June International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
26th June International Day Against Drug Abuse And Illicit Trafficking Better Knowledge for Better Care
27th June Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Day
29th June National Statistics Day
30th June International Asteroid Day
30th June International Day of Parliamentarism

Important Days with Themes – May 2021

1st May International Labour Day
1st May World Asthma Day
1st May Gujarat, Maharashtra Day
2nd May World Tuna Day
2nd May International Astronomy Day
3rd May World Press Freedom Day “Journalism Without Fear or Favour.”
4th May International Firefighters’ Day
5th May World Cartoonist’s Day
5th May World Asthma Day “Enough Asthma Deaths”
5th May International Day of Midwife Midwives with women: celebrate, demonstrate, mobilize, unite-our time in NOW!
5th May World Hand Hygiene Day
6th May International No Diet Day
7th May Vesak Day
7th May World Athletics Day
7th May Border Roads Organisation (BRO) Raising Day
8th May World Red Cross Day
8th May World 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 May World Migratory Bird Day ‘Birds Connect Our World’
11th May National Technology Day
12th May International Nurses Day ‘Nursing the World to health’
15th May International Day Of Families
16th May Armed Forces Day
16th May International Day of Light
16th May National Dengue Day
17th May world hypertension day ‘Measure Your Blood Pressure, Control it, live longer.’
17th May International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia
17th May World Telecommunication And Information Society Day ‘Connect 2030: ICTs for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’
18th May International Museum Day ‘Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion’
18th May World AIDS Vaccine Day
20th May World Bee Day Bee Engaged
20th May World Metrology Day Measurements for Global Trade
21st May Anti-Terrorism Day
21st May International Tea Day
21st May World day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
22nd May International Day For Biological Diversity Our Solutions are in Nature
23rd May World Turtle Day ‘Adopt, Don’t Shop’
24th May Commonwealth Day
25th May World Thyroid Day
25th May International Missing Children’s Day
28th May International Day of Action for Women Health
28th May World Hunger Day
29th May International Day Of UN Peacekeepers Women in Peacekeeping: A key to Peace
30th May Statehood Day of Goa
31st May World No Tobacco Day or Anti-Tobacco Day Protecting Youth from Industry Manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use

Important Days with Themes – April 2021

1st April Prevention of Blindness Week
1st April Utkal Divas or Odisha Day
2nd April World Autism Awareness Day “The Transition of Adulthood”
2nd April International Children’s Book Day
4th April National Day For Mine Awareness and assistance in Mine action
5th April National Maritime Day
5th April International Day of Conscience It is marked with a view as an annual celebration power of sports in making social change, developing committee, foster peace, and understanding.
6th April International Day for Sports Development and Peace
7th April World Health Day Support Nurses and Midwives
7th April Handloom Week On the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
8th April International Romani Day
8th April World Tradition Day
10th April World Homeopathy Day ‘Linking Research with education and clinical practice: Advancing scientific collaborations’.
11th April National Safe Motherhood Day
11th April National Pet Day
12th April International Day of Human Space Flight The day commemorates the anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s spaceflight in 1961 which was the first human space flight.
13th April Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (99th anniversary)
14th April World Liver Day
14th April World Chagas Disease Day
14th April National Fire Service Day “Samanamagni – Saranam Agni”
14th April Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Jayanti Customs Day
14th April National Dolphin Day
15th April World Art Day
15th April Himachal Day
17th April World Hemophilia Day “Get + Involved”
18th April World Heritage Day ‘Shared Cultures, Thread Heritage, Shared Responsibility’
19th April World Liver Day
20th April UN Chinese Language Day
21st April Civil Services Day
21st April World Creativity and Innovation Day
22nd April World Earth Day Climate Action
23rd April World Book and Copyright Day KL Baca-Caring through reading
23rd April English Language Day
23rd April International Girls in ICT day Expand horizons, change attitudes
24th April World Lab Animals Day
24th April National Panchayati Day On this day, the Constitution of India recognized Panchayats as ‘Institutions of self-government’.
24h April Women’s Political Empowerment Day
24h April International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
24th To 30th April 2021 World Immunization Week ‘#VaccinesWork for All.’
25th April World Malaria Day ‘Zero malaria starts with me’
25th April International Delegate’s Day To raise the awareness of the role of the representatives and delegates of the Member States to the United Nations.
25th April World Penguin Day
25th April World Veterinary Day ‘Environmental protection for improving animal and human health.’
26th April World Intellectual Property Day ‘Innovate for a Green Future’
26th April International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
28th April World Day for Safety and Health at Work Safety and Health at work can save lives
29th April International Dance Day
29th April International Guide Dog Day
29th April Ayushman Bharat Diwas To promote affordable medical facilities in remote areas of the country based on the socio-economic status.
30th April International Jazz Day

Important Days with Themes – March 2021

1st March World Civil Defence Day
3rd March National Defence Day
3rd March World Wildlife Day “Sustaining all life on earth”
3rd March World Hearing Day “Hearing for life. Don’t let hearing loss limit you”.
4th March National Security Day To raise awareness about the safety measures to prevent mishaps and accidents due to lack of awareness.
7th March Jan Aushadhi Diwas To create awareness and providing a thrust to the use of generic medicines.
8th March International Women’s Day ‘An equal world is an enabled world’.
10th March CISF Raising Day
12th March Commonwealth Day
12th March World Kidney Day “Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere–from Prevention to Detection and Equitable Access to Care.”
15th March World Consumer Rights Day To raise global awareness about consumer rights and needs.
16th March National Vaccination Day VaccinesWork for All
16th March World Sleep Day
18th March Ordnance Factories Day The day is celebrated by displaying the rifles, guns, artillery, ammunition, etc in exhibitions all over India.
18th March Global Recycling Day “Recycling Heroes”
20th March International Day of Happiness ‘Happiness For All, Together’
20th March World Sparrow day “I Love Sparrow”
20th March French Language Day To promote equal use of all six official working languages throughout the organization.
21th March International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2021 is focused on the midterm review of the International Decade for People of African Descent.
21th March International Day of Forests Forests and Biodiversity
21th March World Poetry day To 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 March World Down Syndrome Day “We Decide”
21st March International Nowruz Day To celebrate “Nowruz” which is an ancestral festivity and marks the first day of spring as well as the renewal of nature.
22nd March World Water day “Water and Climate Change”
23rd March World Meteorological Day “Water and Climate Change”
24th March World Tuberculosis Day ‘It’s Time’
24th March International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims “Monsignor Óscar Arnulfo Romero”
25th March International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade “Confronting Slavery’s Legacy of Racism Together”
25th March International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members To 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 March World Theatre Day It is celebrated annually on the 27th March by ITI Centres and the international theatre community.
30th March Statehood Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people of Rajasthan on its State Day.

Important Days with Themes – February 2021

1st February Foundation Day of the Indian Coast Guard
2nd February World Wetlands Day “Wetlands and Biodiversity”
4th February World Cancer Day “I Am and I Will”
6th February International day of Zero Tolerance to female genital mutilation Unleashing Youth Power
7th February Safer Internet Day
10th February National Deworming Day Children 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 February World Pulses Day To recognize the importance of pulses (chickpeas, dry beans, lentils, dry peas and lupins among others) as a global food.
11th February International day Women and girls in Science To recognize the critical role of women and girls play in science and technology.
11th February World Unani Day To mark the birth anniversary of great Unani scholar and social reformer Hakim Ajmal Khan.
12th February National Productivity Day To promote productivity culture in India.
13th February World Radio Day “Radio and Diversity”
13th February National Womens Day The day was designated to honour the work and contribution of Sarojini Naidu.
15th February World Pangolin Day This international effort raises awareness about pangolin species and mobilizes various stakeholders to speed up conservation efforts.
19th February Soil Health Card Day To 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 February World Day of Social Justice The International Labour Organization unanimously adopted the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization on 10 June 2008.
20th February Arunachal Pradesh & Mizoram Statehood Day On this day in 1987 and Mizoram was declared a state in 1972.
20th February 70th National Democracy Day Every year, Falgun 7 of the Nepali calendar is commemorated as the National Democracy Day in Nepal.
21st February International Mother language day “Languages without borders.”
21st February Matribhasha Diwas ‘Celebrating our Multilingual Heritage’
22nd February World Thinking day
24th February Central Excise Day To honour the officers associated with CBEC and their services.
28th February National Science Day

Important Days with Themes – January 2021

4th January World Braille day To 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 January World Day of War Orphans To address the war orphans as it has become a growing worldwide humanitarian and social crisis.
9th January NRI day / Pravasi Bharatiya Divas To mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community in the development of India.
10th January World Hindi day To promote the use of Hindi language abroad.
12th January National youth day To 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 January Fourth Armed Forces Veterans Day To respect and recognise the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Armed Forces who retired on 14th Jan 1953.
15th January Army day To 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 January 145th Foundation Day of IMD Ministry of Earth Science under which IMD (Indian Meteorological Department) functions.
18th January 15th Raising Day of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) To lay down the policies, plans and guidelines for disaster management.
24th January National Girl Child Day “Aware girl child-able Madhya Pradesh”
24th January International Day of Education ‘Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace’.
25th January National Voters Day ‘Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy’.
25th January National Tourism Day To raise awareness about the importance of tourism for the country’s economy.
26th January International Customs Day The role of custom officials and agencies in maintaining border security.
26th January Republic Day It marks the day when India declared itself a Sovereign, Democratic and Republic state.
26th January Bharat Parv 2021 ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ and ‘Celebrating 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi’.
27th January International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
30th January World Leprosy Day “Leprosy isn’t what you think”.
30th January Martyrs day To honour the sacrifices made by the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
30th January World Neglected Disease Day The day creates awareness in addressing tropical diseases.

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