Important Dates and Days of February

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Important Dates and Days of February

Here we are going to share a List of Important National and International days and dates for SSC and Other Competitive Exams. Usually, 2-3 questions from this list can be seen in every competitive exam making it a very important topic for those students who are honestly preparing for the competitive exams.

World Hijab Day

World Hijab Day is an annual event founded by Nazma Khan in 2013. The event takes place on February 1st each year in 140 countries worldwide. Its stated purpose is to encourage women of all religions and backgrounds to wear and experience the hijab. Event organizers describe it as an opportunity for non-Muslim women to experience the hijab.

World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day occurs annually on February 2nd, marking the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on February 2, 1971.Established to raise awareness about the value of wetlands for humanity and the planet, WWD was celebrated for the first time in 1997 and has grown remarkably since then.

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is an international day marked on February 4 to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. World Cancer Day was founded by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) to support the goals of the World Cancer Declaration, written in 2008. The primary goal of the World Cancer Day is to significantly reduce illness and death caused by cancer by 2020.

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is a United Nations-sponsored annual awareness day that takes place on February 6 as part of the UN's efforts to eradicate female genital mutilation. It was first introduced in 2003.

World Radio Day

World Radio Day is an observance day held annually on 13 February. World Radio Day is about celebrating radio, why we love it and why we need it today more than ever. This day is celebrated to remember the unique power of radio to touch lives and bring people together across every corner of the globe.

Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is celebrated on February 14 by many people worldwide. In the English-speaking countries, this is a traditional day in which lovers express their love for each other by sending Valentines cards, giving flowers, or giving sweets.

V-Day

V-Day, February 14, is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls started by author, playwright and activist Eve Ensler.

Parents' Worship Day

Parents' Worship Day was started by the Indian spiritual leader Asaram Bapu in 2011 as an alternative to Valentine's Day which Bapu sees as non-Indian.

World Day of Social Justice

Social Equality Justice Day is a day celebrated on February 20, recognizing the need to promote efforts to tackle issues such as poverty, exclusion and unemployment. Many organizations, including the UN and the International Labour Office, make statements on the importance of social justice for people. Many organizations also present plans for greater social justice by tackling poverty, social and economic exclusion and unemployment.

International Mother Language Day

International Mother Language Day (IMLD) is a worldwide annual observance held on 21 February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and promote multilingualism.

World NGO Day

World NGO Day intention is to inspire people to become more actively involved within NGO sector and encourage a greater symbiosis between NGOs and both the public and private sector. The universal concept of the World NGO Day is Celebrate, Commemorate and Collaborate - the various NGOs around the world, and the people behind them that contribute to society all year around. It is annually observed on the 27th February.

World Tailors Day

World Tailors Day is celebrated on 28th February every year across the globe. On this day the inventor of sewing Machine Sr. W.E. Howe was born. Hence this day was chosen to mark his contribution towards mankind.

National Science Day

National Science Day is celebrated in India on 28 February each year to mark the discovery of the Raman Effect by Indian physicist Sir Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman on 28 February 1928.


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