International Days October 8 2014 (United Nations)
The following is an overview of the days and the corresponding celebration declared by the United Nations that apply to Wednesday, 2014-10-08:
World Space Week - Day 5
International Walk to School Day: This year International Walk to School Day takes place on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. It is an initiative, supported by United Nations, to raise awareness of the need to protect some of societies’ most vulnerable road users and take action to halt road deaths and traffic accidents, which, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), kill some 500 children a day.