Important Days And Dates In December 2020
December month has some of the important events and days to celebrate and honour the cause and raise awareness on different diseases and days.some of them are
Important Days And Dates In December 2020
1-December: World AIDS Day, Raising Day of BSF
Why&When-World AIDS Day:
It’s a chance for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV
Why&When- Raising Day of BSF:
Border Security Force was raised on 1 December 1965.
2-December: International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, National Pollution Control, World Computer Literacy Day
Why&When-International Day for the Abolition of Slavery:
To intensify global efforts to eliminate forced labour
Why&When-National Pollution Control:
To commemorate the people who lost their lives in the unfortunate incident of Bhopal Gas Tragedy in 1984.
Why&When-World Computer Literacy Day:
Designed to promote the development of technological skills, especially among children and women in India.
3-December: International Day of Persons with Disabilities
It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development and to increase awareness of the situation of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.
4-December: Navy Day
To recognize the achievements and role of the Indian Navy
5-December: World Soil Day
To raise awareness through World Soil Day of this growing problem, as the Earth’s population continues to expand.
7-December: International Civil Aviation Day, Armed Force Flag Day
Why&When-International Civil Aviation Day:
The importance of international civil aviation to the social and economic development of States.
Why&When-Armed Force Flag Day:
To honour the martyrs and the men in uniform who valiantly fought on our borders to safeguard the country’s honour.
9-December: International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide, Submarine Day, International Anti-corruption day
Why&When-International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide:
To raise awareness of the Genocide Convention and its role in combating and preventing the crime of genocide.
Why&When- Submarine Day:
The day celebrates the installation of the first submarine, the INS Kalvari, into the Navy
Why&When-International Anti-corruption day:
To fight against corruption in the country
10-December: Human Rights Day
A milestone document proclaiming the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political or other opinions, national or social origin, property, birth or another status.
12-December: Universal Health Coverage Day, International Day of Neutrality
Why&When-Universal Health Coverage Day:
Guarantees all people, everywhere, can get the quality health services they need without facing financial hardship.
Why&When-International Day of Neutrality:
Promotes the importance of peaceful, friendly, and mutually beneficial relations between countries.
14-December: National Energy Conservation Day
To raise awareness among the general public about the importance of energy efficiency and conservation
16-December: Vijay Diwas
To Indian military’s victory over Pakistan in Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 for the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan
17-December: International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers
To create awareness and protect sex workers from abuse and violence.
18-December: International Migrants Day, National Minority Rights Day
Why&When-International Migrants Day:
To raise awareness about the challenges and difficulties of international migrants
Why&When-National Minority Rights Day:
Teaching people about the issues related to minorities and their safety.
22-December: National Mathematics Day
To mark the 125th anniversary of the birth of the Indian mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan (22 Dec 1887- 26 Apr 1920).
23-December: Kisan Diwas (Farmers Day)
To mark the birth anniversary of Chaudhary Charan Singh (Prime minister of India)
24-December: National consumer day
To make every consumer aware of their rights and responsibilities.
25-December: National Good Governance Day
To mark the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
|December-1||World AIDS Day||Raising Day of BSF|
|December-2||International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, National Pollution Control, World Computer Literacy Day|
|December-3||International Day of Persons with Disabilities|
|December-5||World Soil Day|
|December-7||International Civil Aviation Day||Armed Force Flag Day|
|December-9||International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide, International Anti-corruption day||Submarine Day|
|December-10||Human Rights Day|
|December-12||Universal Health Coverage Day, International Day of Neutrality|
|December-14||National Energy Conservation Day|
|December-17||International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers|
|December-18||International Migrants Day||National Minority Rights Day|
|December-22||National Mathematics Day|
|December-23||Kisan Diwas (Farmers Day)|
|December-24||National consumer day|
|December-25||National Good Governance Day|
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