Important Days of July 2018

Important Days of July 2018

International Day of Co-operatives

Observed on: 01 July 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 1995.

Theme: Sustainable Societies through Cooperation

International Co-operative Day is an annual celebration of the co-operative movement observed on the first Saturday in July since 1923 by the International Co-operative Alliance. Since 1995 the United Nations’ International Day of Co-operatives has been observed jointly alongside International Co-operative Day.

World Population Day

Observed on: 11 July 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations Development Programme in 1989.

Theme: Family Planning is Human Right

World Population Day  is an annual event, observed on July 11 every year, which seeks to raise awareness of global population issues.

World Youth Skills Day

Observed on: 11 July 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations Development Programme in 1989.

Theme: Family Planning is Human Right

Nelson Mandela International Day

Observed on: 18 July 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 2010.

The year 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918).

World Hepatitis Day

Observed on: 28 July 2018

It was proclaimed by World Health Organisation (WHO) in 2008.

Theme for 2018: Test Treat Hepatitis

International Tiger Day

Observed on: 29 July 2018

It was created in 2010 at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit.

First observed: 2010

It is an annual celebration to raise awareness for tiger conservation.

World Day against Trafficking in Persons

Observed on: 30 July 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 2014.

Theme for 2018: Responding to the trafficking of children and young people