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November[edit | edit source]

December[edit | edit source]

January[edit | edit source]

February[edit | edit source]

Feb 19 - 27, 2022 (Sat - Sun) Real Bread Week

March[edit | edit source]

Mar, 2022 Water Action Month
Mar 3, 2022 (Thu) World Wildlife Day
Mar 5, 2022 (Sat) Open Data Day
Mar 8, 2022 (Tue) International Women's Day
Mar 20, 2022 (Sun) International Day of Happiness
Mar 20, 2022 (Sun) World Rewilding Day
Mar 20 - 30, 2022 (Sun - Wed) Pesticide Action Week
Mar 21, 2022 (Mon) International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Mar 22, 2022 (Tue) World Water Day
Mar 26, 2022 (Sat, 8.30 p.m. local time) Earth Hour!

April[edit | edit source]

Apr 7, 2022 (Thu) World Health Day
Mid April, 2022 Global Day of Action on Military Spending
Apr 18, 2022 (Mon) International Day for Monuments and Sites
Apr 22, 2022 (Fri) Earth Day
Apr 28, 2022 (Thu) Pay it Forward Day

May[edit | edit source]

May 1, 2022 (Sun) International dawn chorus day
May 1 - 7, 2022 (Sun - Sat) International Compost Awareness Week
May 2 - 8, 2022 (Mon - Sun) Screen-Free Week
May 6 - 8, 2022 (Fri - Sun) Jane's Walk
May 13 - 17, 2022 (Fri - Tue) UN Global Road Safety Week
May 19, 2022 (Thu) Outdoor Classroom Day
May 22, 2022 (Sun) International Day for Biological Diversity

June[edit | edit source]

Jun 4, 2022 (Sat) Global Degrowth Day
Jun 5, 2022 (Sun) World Environment Day
Jun 8, 2022 (Wed) World Oceans Day
Jun 12, 2022 (Sun) World Day Against Child Labour
Jun 17, 2022 (Fri) World Day to Combat Desertification

July[edit | edit source]

Plastic Free July - Take the Challenge
Authors: Plastic Free July Official, May 14, 2021

Years[edit | edit source]

Decades[edit | edit source]

2021-2030, UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
2021-2030, Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030
2020's, Decade of the Cargo Bike, Jos Sluijsmans and Tom Parr, organisers of the International Cargo Bike Festival believe this is the decade the cargo bike will hit the mainstream. "The potential impact is enormous, so join us, and together let's make it happen"
2020 Decade of Change
Authors: Greenpeace UK, Dec 19, 2019

Past events[edit | edit source]

lapsed or no longer updated

Jan 31 Street Children‘s Day, 2020: Fri
Feb 12 WinterBikeToWorkDay, 2021: Fri
Jun 8 - 12 Open Source Circular Economy Days, 2015 -2018
Jun 21 - 27 Global Sharing Week, 2021, Mon - Sun
Aug 6 Hiroshima Day, 2018, Mon
Sep 21 The Meal, 2019, Sat
Oct 17 - 24 Pop Up Tomorrow, 2019, Thu-Thu

See also[edit | edit source]

local information can be found, or shared, via our many location pages


External links[edit | edit source]

  • International observance W, List of environmental dates W
  • Upcoming events on Shareable
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