Important Days With Themes -2018

January 2018

Jan 4 World Braille day Education for the blind population of the world
Jan 9 NRI day / Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Ancient Route, New Journey: Diaspora in the Dynamic ASEAN INDIA Partnership
Jan 10 World Hindi day -
Jan 12 National youth day Sankalp Se Siddhi
Jan 15 Army day -
Jan 24 National girl child day A girl is flower, not a thorn
Jan 25 National Voters Day Accessible Elections
Jan 26 International Customs Day  A secure business environment for economic development
Jan 26 69th Republic Day Sangat and Pangat
Jan 27 International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust Holocaust Remembrance and Education: Our Shared Responsibility
Jan 28 World Leprosy Day Zero disabilities in boys and girls
Jan 30 Martyrs day -

 February 2018

Date Day Theme
Feb 2 World Wetlands Day Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future
Feb 4 World Cancer Day Reduce the illness and related deaths by 2020
Feb 6 International day of Zero Tolerance to female genital mutilation End FGM
Feb 7 Safer Internet Day Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you
Feb 10 National Deworming Day
Feb 11 International day Women and girls in Science Equality and Parity in Science for Peace and Development
Feb 12 National Productivity Day Industry 4.0 Leapfrog Opportunity for India
Feb 13 World Radio Day Radio and Sports
Feb 20 World Day of Social Justice Workers on the move: the quest for social justice
Feb 21 International Mother language day Linguistic diversity and multilingualism: keystones of sustainability and peace
Feb 22 World Thinking day Impact
Feb 24 Central Excise Day
Feb 28 National Science Day Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future

March 2018

March 1World Civil Defence DayCivil defence and the national institutions for more efficient disaster management”
March 1Zero Discrimination Day -
March 3National Defence Day-
March 3World Wildlife DayBig cats – predators under threat
March 3World Hearing DayHear the Future
March 4National Security Day-
March 8International Women’s DayPress for Progress
March 8World Kidney DayKidneys and Women’s Health – Include, Value, Empower
March 10CISF Raising Day-
March 12Commonwealth DayTowards a Common Future
March 15
World Consumer Rights Day
Making Digital Marketplaces Fairer
March 16National Vaccination Day-
March 16World Sleep DayJoin the Sleep World, Preserve Your Rhythms to Enjoy Life
March 18Ordnance Factories Day-
March 18
Global Recycling Day
The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) proclaimed March 18, 2018 the first Global Recycling Day
March 20
International Day of Happiness
Share Happiness
March 20World Sparrow dayI Love Sparrows
March 21International Day for the Elimination of Racial DiscriminationPromoting tolerance, inclusion, unity and respect for diversity in the context of combating racial discrimination.
March 21International Day of ForestsForests and Sustainable Cities
March 21
World Poetry day
March 21World Down Syndrome DayWhat I bring to my Community
March 22World Water dayNature for Water
March 23World Meteorological DayWeather-ready, climate-smart
March 24
World Tuberculosis Day
Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world
March 25International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave TradeRemember Slavery: Triumphs and Struggles for Freedom and Equality
March 27World Theatre Day-

April 2018

April 1Prevention of Blindness Week-
April 2World Autism Awareness DayEmpowering women and girls with autism
April 2International Children’s Book Day
April 4National Day For Mine Awareness and assistance in Mine actionAdvancing Protection, Peace and Development
April 5
National Maritime Day
Indian Shipping – An Ocean of opportunity
April 6International Day for Sports Development and Peace

April 7World Health DayUniversal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere
April 7Handloom Week
April 8International Romani DayRomipen (Romani-ness)
April 8World Tradition Day

April 10World Homeopathy DayInnovate: Evolve,Progress: Exploring Science since 40 years
April 11National Safe Motherhood DayRespectful Maternity Care
April 11National Pet DayDon’t shop! Adopt!
April 12International Day of Human Space Flight
April 13Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (99th anniversary)

April 14World Liver DayRiding New Waves in Liver Diagnosis, Staging and Treatment
April 14Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Jayanti Customs Day

April 14National Dolphin Day

April 17
World Hemophilia Day
Sharing Knowledge makes us stronger
April 18World Heritage DayHeritage for Generations
April 21Civil Services DayNew India - Shaping the Future
April 22World Earth DayEnd Plastic Pollution
April 23World Book and Copyright DayReading: It’s my right!
April 24World Lab Animals Day
April 24National Panchayati Day

April 24Women’s Political Empowerment DaySwachh Panchayat, Swachh Bharat
April 25World Malaria DayReady to beat Malaria
April 26World Intellectual Property DayPowering Change: Women in Innovation and Creativity.
April 28World Day for Safety and Health at WorkOSH (Occupational Safety and Health) Vulnerability of young workers
April 28World Veterinary DayThe role of the veterinary profession in sustainable development to improve livelihoods, food security and safety
April 29International Dance Day
April 30International Jazz Day

May 2018

Date Day Theme
May 1
International Labour Day Uniting Workers for Social and Economic Advancement
May 1 World Asthma Day Never too early, never too late. It's always the right time to address airways disease
May 1 Gujarat, Maharashtra Day
May 3 World Press Freedom Day Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice and The Rule of Law
May 4 International Firefighters’ Day
May 5 World Cartoonist’s Day
May 6 International No Diet Day
May 7 World Athletics Day
May 7 Border Roads Organisation (BRO) Raising Day
May 8 World Red Cross Day Memorable smiles from around the world
May 11 National Technology Day Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future
May 12 International Nurses Day Nurses A Voice to Lead – Health is a Human right
May 15 International Day Of Families Families and inclusive societies
May 17 world hypertension day Know Your Numbers with a goal of increasing high blood pressure (BP) awareness in all populations around the world.
May 17 International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia Alliances for Solidarity
May 17 World Telecommunication And Information Society Day Enabling the positive use of Artificial Intelligence for All
May 18 International Museum Day Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics
May 18 World AIDS Vaccine Day
May 21 Anti-Terrorism Day
May 22 International Day For Biological Diversity Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity
May 24 Commonwealth Day Towards a Common Future
May 29 International Day Of UN Peacekeepers UN Peacekeepers: 70 Years of Service and Sacrifice

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