International Days November 19 2021 (United Nations)
The following is an overview of the days and the corresponding celebration declared by the United Nations that apply to Friday, 2021-11-19:
World Toilet Day: [UNICEF] World Toilet Day is observed on November 19th and established by the World Toilet Organization to raise global awareness of the struggle that more that 2 billion people face every day without access to proper, clean sanitation. The Day also brings to the forefront the health, emotional and psychological consequences the poor endure as a result of inadequate sanitation. By a resolution of a late July 2013, November 19th was officially designated by the General Assembly as "World Toilet Day".
Gurpurab: [floating] With the interest of respecting the diversity of United Nations staff members, resolution 62/250 designates Gurpurab as a floating holiday. Gurpurab is a feast that celebrates the birthday of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak. This is one of the most sacred festivals in Sikhism.