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International Days November 12 2013 (United Nations)

The following is an overview of the days and the corresponding celebration declared by the United Nations that apply to Tuesday, 2013-11-12:

  • World Pneumonia Day:

    [WHOSPN] World Pneumonia Day provides an opportunity to raise awareness of the size and scale of an utterly preventable, but still all too common, cause of childhood death.
  • International Week of Science and Peace - Day 3:

    International Week of Science and Peace was first observed in 1986 and because of its successs it was formally designated as such by the United Nations General Assembly in 1988. The International Week of Science and Peace takes place each year in which 11 November falls. The objectives of this week are the promotion of international peace and human rights, the protection of the environment and the awareness on the roll of science and technology in maintaining the world peace and social development.

Notes:

[WHOSPN] This is not part of the official global public campaigns of the World Health Organization.

Content last updated on 2016-08-23T15:26:00Z