Entries in world days (9)

Monday
Jun022014

Volunteers’ Week

This week marks the 30th anniversary of Volunteers’ Week – which is in celebration of the contribution that is made by millions of volunteers

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Thursday
May222014

International Day for Biological Diversity 2014

Biodiversity is the degree of variation of life. This variation that is pervasive throughout our world is a vital reason as to why life has flourished.

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Friday
Apr252014

World Penguin Day

April 25th is World Penguin Day. Yes, these flightless, waddling birds have endeared themselves to humans for many centuries

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Friday
Apr252014

Save the Frogs Day

Today we look at the world’s most threatened group of animals, the challenges they face and ask what can be done to save them from extinction?

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Tuesday
Apr222014

Earth Day 2014

Earth Day is held worldwide on April 22 annually, to demonstrate support for environmental protection.

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Thursday
Mar272014

Earth Hour – Fun in the Dark!

As we prepare for Earth Hour 2014 on Saturday 29th March – in which the lights to millions of households, businesses and public landmarks will be switched off between 8:30 and 9:30pm – we thought it might be useful to list some activities that you can do

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Wednesday
Mar262014

Earth Hour 2014

Every year, for one hour in the evening near the back end of March, I sit in my house in complete darkness.

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Friday
Mar072014

International Women’s Day 2014

International Women’s Day celebrates the achievements of women and concentrates on the general respect, appreciation and love of women everywhere.

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Thursday
Feb202014

World Day of Social Justice 2014

Established in 2009, the UN’s World Day of Social Justice seeks to advance the notion of social justice as an underlying principal for the peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations.

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