EHRC Events

Fri

12

International Youth Day

Venue: | Time: 12:00 am | Organizer:

International Youth Day is an awareness day designated by the United Nations. The purpose of the day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The first IYD was observed on 12 August, 2000.

Tue

30

International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances 2022

Venue: EHRC HQ | Time: 12:00 am | Organizer: United Nations

On August 30, the United States marks the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, as established by the UN General Assembly in 2010. The United States stands in solidarity with victims of the egregious crime of enforced disappearance and with the loved ones who live with the agony of their absence and the...

Wed

31

African Traditional Medicine Day

Venue: EHRC HQ | Time: 12:00 am | Organizer: EHRC

On 31 August, we celebrate African Traditional Medicine Day to promote the important role of the continent’s rich biodiversity of medicinal plants and herbs in improving well-being.

Thu

08

International Literacy Day (ILD) 2022

Venue: EHRC HQ | Time: 12:00 am | Organizer: United Nations

September 8th was proclaimed as International Literacy Day (ILD) by UNESCO in 1966 to remind the international community of the importance of literacy for individuals, communities and societies, and the need for intensified efforts towards more literate societies.

Fri

23

International Day of Sign Languages 2022

Venue: EHRC HQ | Time: 12:00 am | Organizer: United Nations

International Day of Sign Languages is celebrated annually across the world on 23 September every year along with International Week of the Deaf. The choice of 23 September is the same date that the World Federation of the Deaf was established in 1951.