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The focus of this article is global or large scale events which have the potential for large scale active and participatory involvement by community groups and active citizens. They'll tend to be free or low cost events. If you would like to suggest something for this page but are unsure how to edit it, please feel free to put your suggestion on the talk page. Similar pages can be developed for more specific locations, see for example UK sustainable community events

2017 dates unless otherwise shown.

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Years - Decades - See also - Interwiki links - External links

January 2019Edit

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Jan 1 Public Domain Day, 2019: Tue

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Jan 31 Street Children‘s Day, 2019: Thu



Feb 2 World Wetlands Day, 2019: Sat

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Feb 8 WinterBikeToWorkDay, 2019: Fri

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Feb 20 World Day of Social Justice, 2019: Wed

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Feb 23 - Mar 3 Real Bread Week, 2019, Sat-Sun


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Mar Water Action Month

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Mar 2 Open Data Day, 2019, Sat

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Mar 3 World Wildlife Day, 2019, Sun

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Mar 8 International Women's Day, 2019, Fri


Mar 20 International Day of Happiness 2019, Wed

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Mar 20 - 30 Pesticide Action Week 2019, Wed - Sat

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Mar 21 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2019, Thu

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Mar 22 World Water Day 2019, Fri


Mar 30 Earth Hour! 2019, Sat, 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. local time


World Health Organization Flag.jpg Apr 7 World Health Day 2019, Sun


Apr 13 - May 9 Global Day of Action on Military Spending, 2019, Sat - Sun


Apr 18 International Day for Monuments and Sites, 2019, Thu

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Apr 22 Earth Day, 2019, Mon


Apr 28 Pay it Forward Day, 2019, Sun


Apr 29 - May 5 Screen-Free Week, 2019, Mon - Sun


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May 4 - 6 Jane's Walk, 2019, Sat - Mon

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May 5 - 11 International Compost Awareness Week, 2019, Sun - Sat

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May 22 International Day for Biological Diversity, 2019, Wed


May 23 Outdoor Classroom Day, 2019, Thu








May 5 - 11 International Compost Awareness Week, 2019, Sun - Sat

Sep 3 - 7 Zero Waste Week International, 2018: Mon-Fri / Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle UK#Video


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International Year of Pulses W

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International Year of Soils W
"The joint crises of climate change and biodiversity erosion can both be addressed by planting gardens everywhere—full of biodiversity; full of the celebration of life, well-being, and abundance. Gardens of hope everywhere. Farms that give real food. We will continue to create the other world that we are sowing—seed by seed, inch-by-inch of soil, person by person, community by community—until all of this planet is embraced in one circle of a resurgent life and resurgent love. We will not give up." Vandana Shiva,


International Year of Family Farming
2014 International Year of Family Farming, Fao
Can Family Farming make poverty history? CNN, July 10, 2013


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Decade of Action for Road Safety W
Officially proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in March 2010. Its goal is to stabilize and reduce the forecast level of road traffic deaths around the world. It is estimated that 5 millions lives could be saved on the world's roads during the Decade. / Road safety

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United Nations Decade on Biodiversity W
The goal of significantly reducing biodiversity loss includes special focus on supporting actions that address the underlying causes of biodiversity loss, including production and consumption patterns.

See alsoEdit

Interwiki linksEdit

Wikipedia: International observance, List of environmental dates

External linksEdit



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