HUMAN RIGHTS CALENDAR 2012Date           ObservanceJanuary 4      World Braille DayJanuary 11     60th Anniversary of the ...
September 16   International Day for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (UNEP)September 21   International Day of PeaceOcto...
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Human Rights Calendar 2012

  1. 1. HUMAN RIGHTS CALENDAR 2012Date ObservanceJanuary 4 World Braille DayJanuary 11 60th Anniversary of the UN Disarmament CommissionJanuary 11 International Human Trafficking Awareness DayJanuary 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. DayJanuary 27 International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the HolocaustFebruary Black History Month (U.S., Canada)February 20 World Day of Social JusticeMarch International Womens MonthMarch 8 International Womens DayMarch 21 International Day for the Elimination of Racial DiscriminationMarch 22 World Water DayMarch 24 World TB DayMarch 25 International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery & The Transatlantic Slave Trade: "Honoring the Heroes, Resisters, and Survivors"March 31 Earth HourApril Sexual Assault Awareness Month (U.S.)April 4 International Day for Mine Awareness & Assistance in Mine ActionApril 7 World Health DayApril 25 World Malaria DayApril 30 International Jazz DayMay 15 International Day of FamiliesMay 17 International Day Against Homophobia & TransphobiaMay 21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue & DevelopmentMay 22 International Day for Biological Diversity (UNEP/CBD)June 5 World Environment DayJune 16 International Day of the African ChildJune 20 World Refugee DayAugust 23 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade & Its Abolition
  2. 2. September 16 International Day for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (UNEP)September 21 International Day of PeaceOctober 1 International Day for Older Persons/ SeniorsOctober 2 International Day of NonviolenceOctober 17 International Day for the Eradication of PovertyNovember 6 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War & Armed Conflict (UNEP)November 20 Universal Childrens DayDecember 1 World AIDS DayDecember 3 International Day of Disabled PersonsDecember 10 International Human Rights DayDecember 18 International Migrant Day

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