Important Days of June 2018

Important Days of June 2018

Global Day of Parents

Observed on: 01 June 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 2012.

World Milk Day

Observed on: 01 June 2018

It was proclaimed by Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in 2001.

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

Observed on: 04 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 1982.

World Environment Day

Observed on: 05 June 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 1974.

India was the global host of 2018 World Environment Day.

Theme for 2018: Beat Plastic Pollution

World Ocean Day

Observed on: 08 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 2009.

Action focus for 2018: Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean

World Day Against Child Labour

Observed on: 12 June 2018

It was proclaimed by International Labour Organization (ILO) in 2002.

Theme for 2018: Generation Safe and Healthy

World Blood Donor Day

Observed on: 14 June 2018

It was proclaimed by World Health Organisation (WHO) in 2004.

Theme for 2018: Be there for someone else. Give blood. Share life.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Observed on: 15 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 2012.

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Observed on: 17 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 1995.

Theme for 2018: Land has true value – invest in it.

International Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

Observed on: 19 June 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 2015.

Theme for 2018: The Plight and Rights of Children born of War

World Refugee Day

Observed on: 20 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 2001.

International Day of Yoga

Observed on: 21 June 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 2015.

Theme for 2018: Yoga for Peace

Olympic Day

Observed on: 23 June 2018

It was proclaimed by International Olympic Committee in 1948.

It is observed to celebrate the foundation of the International Olympic Committee at the Sorbonne, Paris, on 23 June 1894.

International Widows Day

Observed on: 23 June 2018

It was proclaimed by United Nations General Assembly in 2011.

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Observed on: 26 June 2018

It was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in 1988.

Theme for 2018: Listen First – Listening to children and youth is the first step to help them grow healthy and safe