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Sri Lanka people1.jpg July 11 - World Population Day

Annual event. / Wikipedia, unfpa.org

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July 18 - Mandela Day

Annual event, a global call to action that celebrates the idea that each individual has the power to transform the world, the ability to make an impact. W / mandeladay.com

A-Bomb Dome.jpg August 3, 2014 - Hiroshima Day

hiroshimacommittee.org, Wikipedia

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August 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous People

Annual event to promote and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population. This event also recognizes the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection. / Wikipedia

Youth Aliyah 1950.jpg Aug 12 - International Youth Day

Annual event. / Wikipedia

Freemoneyday.jpg September 15, 2015 - Free Money Day

Free Money Day is a global invitation for people to explore, in a liberating and fun way, what it might be like if our relationship to money was a little different. “The best kind of Street Theatre” Paul Hawken, Author of ‘Blessed Unrest’ / freemoneyday.org, wikipedia:Post growth / Free stuff

PARK(ing) Day Seattle 2009 - 01.jpg September 18, 2015 - Park(ing) Day

Annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks. Always the third Friday in September. Global “open source” project, which has been adapted to address social issues in urban contexts around the world. PARK(ing) Day has expanded to include interventions ranging from free health clinics, urban farming and ecology demonstrations, political seminars, art installations, and free bike repair shops. In 2009 more than 700 Park(ing) Day events were organized 140 cities, in 21 countries on 6 continents. W / parkingday.org / Urban sustainability

September 19, 2015 - THE MEAL '15


September 21 - Zero Emissions Day


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September 21 - International Day of Peace

On the International day of Peace : "Do something, anything to make the world a better place" / internationaldayofpeace.org, Wikipedia

Jakarta Car Free Day.jpg September 22 - World Carfree Day

Annual, decentralized event. W / worldcarfree.net

TAG Climate Protest Future.jpg September 29, 2015 - Global Women's Climate Justice Day of Action

WECAN International

Vegetables Padangpanjang.jpg October 1 - World Vegetarian Day

Annual event which initiates the month of October as Vegetarian Awareness Month / wikipedia, worldvegetarianday.org

Ghandhi's Room at Sabarmati Gandhi Asharam, Ahmedabad.jpg October 2 - International Day of Non-Violence

Annual event observed on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. / Wikipedia

October 10 - World Mental health Day

Annual event. W

Helping the homeless.jpg October 10, 2015 - World Homeless Day

Annual event. worldhomelessday.org

October 13 -16, 2014 - MapJam 2.0

to Put the New Economy on the Map! / Shareable

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October 16 - World Food Day

Annual event. / Wikipedia

October 17 - International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

Annual event. / Wikipedia

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November 15, 2015 - World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

Annual event which takes place on the third Sunday in November every year as the appropriate acknowledgment of victims of road traffic crashes and their families. It was started by the British road crash victim charity, RoadPeace, in 1993 and was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 2005. / World Day of Remembrance, Wikipedia / Road safety

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November 16 - International Day for Tolerance

Annual event. / Wikipedia

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November 19 - International Men's Day

Annual event. The objectives of celebrating an International Men's Day include focusing on men's and boys' health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and highlighting positive male role models. It is an occasion to highlight discrimination against men and boys and to celebrate their achievements and contributions, in particular for their contributions to community, family, marriage, and child care. The broader and ultimate aim of the event is to promote basic humanitarian values. Wikipedia

Circa in Israel 2.JPG November 28, 2015 - International Buy Nothing Day

"a day for society to examine the issue of over-consumption", and kick off a season of supporting local economy and family. In North America, Buy Nothing Day is held on the Friday after U.S. Thanksgiving (a day earlier than the international day). US sustainable community events / Wikipedia, Activities

Afghan Anti-Corruption Network 5 K.jpg December 9 - International Anti-Corruption Day

Annual event. / Wikipedia, actagainstcorruption.org

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December 10, 2014 - Terra Madre Day


Annapurna South from Ghandruk.jpg December 11 - International Mountain Day

Annual event to encourage sustainable development in mountains. / Wikipedia, un.org