International Days April 6 2018 (United Nations)
The following is an overview of the days and the corresponding celebration declared by the United Nations that apply to Friday, 2018-04-06:
International Day of Sport for Development and Peace: The United Nations General Assembly, underlining in its resolution 67/296 that sports can foster peace and development and can contribute to an atmosphere of tolerance and understanding;and recognizing that sports, as a tool for education, development and peace, can promote cooperation, solidarity, social inclusion and health at the local, national and international levels, decided to proclaim 6 April the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
Orthodox Good Friday: [floating] With the interest of respecting the diversity of United Nations staff members, resolution 62/250 designates Orthodox Good Friday as a floating holiday. Generally, the Orthodox Church celebrates Good Friday on a later date than most Western churches because the Orthodox Church still lives according to the old Julian Calendar.