August 2019 Important Days With Themes Full List

August 2019 Important Days With Themes Full List

August 2019 Important Days With Themes Full List

1st Aug to 7th Aug 2019 World Breastfeeding Week Theme: “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding”.
6th August 2019 Hiroshima Day To remembrance of the first atomic bombing of the world by the United States in the city of Hiroshima.
7th August 2019 5th National Handloom Day To honour the handloom weavers in the country and also highlight India’s handloom industry.
9th August 2019 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples Theme: Indigenous Languages.
9th August 2019 Nagasaki Day On this day the US dropped the atomic bomb on the Nagasaki city of Japan in 1945 during World War II.
10th August 2019 World Biofuel Day Theme: “Production of Biodiesel from Used Cooking Oil (UCO)”
12th August 2019 International Youth Day Theme: “Transforming education”.
12th August 2019 World Elephant Day To create awareness and bring attention to the urgent plight (dangerous situation) of Asian and African elephants.
13th August 2019 World Organ Donation Day To motivate people to donate their healthy and precious organs after death to save lives.
15th August 2019 73rd Independence Day The Day will be celebrated by colours and various events across the country.
19th August 2019 World Humanitarian Day To pay tribute to workers who risk their lives in humanitarian services and to gather support for people affected by crises around the world.
19th August 2019 World Photography Day People around the world can communicate their feelings and express themselves through the art of photography.
20th August 2019 Sadbhavana Diwas To commemorate the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
21st August 2019 International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism To aid healing and recovery as well as become stronger and more united against terrorism.
21st August 2019 World Senior Citizens Day To increase awareness about the issues that affect older adults.
22nd August 2019 International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief To honor the victims and survivors of disgraceful acts who often remain forgotten.
23rd August 2019 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition To inscribe the tragedy of the slave trade in the memory of all peoples.
29th August 2019 International Day Against Nuclear Tests To increase awareness and education about the effects of nuclear weapon test explosions.
29th August 2019 National Sports Day To mark the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand.
30th August 2019 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances To prevent enforced disappearances and bring to justice those responsible, as enforced disappearance has frequently been used as a strategy to spread terror within the society.

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