United Nations Recognized Days in 2020

Date               Name

2020-01-27 International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

2020-02-04 World Cancer Day
2020-02-06 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
2020-02-11 International Day of Women and Girls in Science
2020-02-13 World Radio Day
2020-02-20 World Day of Social Justice
2020-02-21 International Mother Language Day

2020-03-01 Zero Discrimination Day
2020-03-03 World Wildlife Day
2020-03-08 International Women’s Day
2020-03-20 International Day of Happiness
2020-03-21 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
2020-03-21 World Poetry Day
2020-03-21 International Day of Nowruz
2020-03-21 World Down Syndrome Day
2020-03-21 International Day of Forests
2020-03-22 World Water Day
2020-03-23 World Meteorological Day
2020-03-24 World Tuberculosis Day
2020-03-24 International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
2020-03-25 International Day of Remembrance of Slavery Victims and the Transatlantic Slave                        Trade
2020-03-25 International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members

2020-04-02 World Autism Awareness Day
2020-04-04 United Nations’ Mine Awareness Day
2020-04-06 International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
2020-04-07 United Nations’ World Health Day
2020-04-07 Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide
2020-04-12 International Day of Human Space Flight
2020-04-20 Chinese Language Day
2020-04-22 Earth Day
2020-04-23 World Book and Copyright Day
2020-04-23 English Language Day
2020-04-25 World Malaria Day
2020-04-26 World Intellectual Property Day
2020-04-26 International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
2020-04-28 World Day for Safety and Health at Work
2020-04-29 Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare
2020-04-30 International Jazz Day

2020-05-02 World Tuna Day
2020-05-03 World Press Freedom Day
2020-05-08 Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during                         the Second World War
2020-05-09 World Migratory Bird Day
2020-05-15 International Day of Families
2020-05-17 World Information Society Day
2020-05-21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
2020-05-22 International Day for Biological Diversity
2020-05-23 International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
2020-05-29 International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
2020-05-31 World No Tobacco Day

2020-06-01 Global Day of Parents
2020-06-04 International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
2020-06-05 World Environment Day
2020-06-08 World Oceans Day
2020-06-12 World Day Against Child Labour
2020-06-13 International Albinism Awareness Day
2020-06-14 World Blood Donor Day
2020-06-15 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
2020-06-16 International Day of Family Remittances
2020-06-17 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
2020-06-19 International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
2020-06-20 World Refugee Day
2020-06-21 International Day of Yoga
2020-06-23 Public Service Day
2020-06-23 International Widows’ Day
2020-06-25 Day of the Seafarer
2020-06-26 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
2020-06-26 International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
2020-06-30 International Asteroid Day

2020-07-04 International Day of Cooperatives
2020-07-11 World Population Day
2020-07-15 World Youth Skills Day
2020-07-18 Nelson Mandela Day
2020-07-28 World Hepatitis Day
2020-07-30 International Day of Friendship
2020-07-30 World Day against Trafficking in Persons

2020-08-09 International Day of the World’s Indigenous People
2020-08-12 International Youth Day
2020-08-19 World Humanitarian Day
2020-08-23 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
2020-08-29 International Day against Nuclear Tests
2020-08-30 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

2020-09-05 International Day of Charity
2020-09-08 International Literacy Day
2020-09-10 World Suicide Prevention Day
2020-09-12 International Day for South-South Cooperation
2020-09-15 International Day of Democracy
2020-09-16 International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
2020-09-21 International Day of Peace
2020-09-24 World Maritime Day
2020-09-26 International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
2020-09-27 World Tourism Day
2020-09-28 World Rabies Day

2020-10-01 International Day of Older Persons
2020-10-02 International Day of Non-Violence
2020-10-05 World Teachers’ Day
2020-10-05 World Habitat Day
2020-10-09 World Post Day
2020-10-10 World Mental Health Day
2020-10-11 International Day of the Girl Child
2020-10-14 International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
2020-10-15 International Day of Rural Women
2020-10-16 World Food Day
2020-10-17 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
2020-10-20 World Statistics Day
2020-10-24 United Nations Day
2020-10-24 World Development Information Day
2020-10-27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
2020-10-31 World Cities Day

2020-11-02 International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
2020-11-06 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and                         Armed Conflict
2020-11-10 World Science Day for Peace and Development
2020-11-14 World Diabetes Day
2020-11-15 World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
2020-11-16 International Day for Tolerance
2020-11-19 World Philosophy Day
2020-11-19 World Toilet Day
2020-11-20 Universal Children’s Day
2020-11-20 Africa Industrialization Day
2020-11-21 World Television Day
2020-11-25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
2020-11-29 International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

2020-12-01 World AIDS Day
2020-12-02 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
2020-12-03 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
2020-12-05 International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
2020-12-05 World Soil Day
2020-12-07 International Civil Aviation Day
2020-12-09 International Anti-Corruption Day
2020-12-09 World Genocide Commemoration Day
2020-12-10 Human Rights Day
2020-12-11 International Mountain Day
2020-12-18 International Migrants Day
2020-12-18 Arabic Language Day
2020-12-20 International Human Solidarity Day

United Nations Recognized Days in 2020
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