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Important Days in February 2017

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Dear Aspirant,

We collected the important days in February 2017 and provided in a table Format. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams!!!

Important Days

Feb 1 2017

Remember Day 40th Indian Coast Guard Day
Purpose To protects India’s maritime interests and enforces maritime law, with jurisdiction over the territorial waters of India, including its contiguous zone and exclusive economic zone.
Organization GOI

Feb 2 2017

Remember Day World Wetland Day
Purpose To marks the date of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands, called the Ramsar Convention, on 2 February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea.
Theme Wetlands for disaster risk reduction

Feb 4 2017

Remember Day World Cancer Day
Purpose To raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection and treatment.
Organization WHO
Theme We can I can

Feb 6 2017

Remember Day International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation.
Purpose To raise awareness about the female genital mutilation (FGM) and to promote its eradication
Organization UNICEF
Theme Building a solid and interactive bridge between Africa and the world to accelerate ending FGM by 2030

Feb 10 2017

Remember Day National Deworming Day
Purpose To deworm children between the ages of (1-19) at schools and anganwadi centres.
Organization GOI

Feb 11 2017

Remember Day International Day Women and Girls in Science
Purpose To highlight female achievement, equal access and participation in the science field
Organization UN
Theme Gender, Science and Sustainable Development: The Impact of Media

Feb 12 2017

Remember Day National Productivity Day
Purpose To encourage all stakeholders to implement productivity tools & techniques with contemporary relevant themes
Organization National Productivity Council
Theme From Waste to Profits through Reduce, Recycle, Reuse

Feb 13 2017

Remember Day World Radio Day
Purpose To remember the contribution of radio in our life.
Organization UNESCO
Theme Radio is You

Feb 20 2017

Remember Day World Day of Social Justice
Purpose To promote efforts to tackle issues such as poverty, exclusion and unemployment
Organization UN
Theme Preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work

Feb 21 2017

Remember Day International Mother Language day
Purpose To promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism
Organization UN, UNESCO
Theme Towards Sustainable Futures through Multilingual Education

Feb 22 2017

Remember Day World thinking day
Purpose A day when they think about their “sisters” (and “brothers”) in all the countries of the world, the meaning of Guiding, and its global impact.
Organization WAGGGS(World Association For Girl Guides and Girl Scouts).
Theme Connect Activity Pack

Feb 24 2017

Remember Day 74th Central Excise Day
Purpose To encourage the employees of excise department to carry out the central excise duty all over the India in better way in order to prevent the corruption
Organization GOI

Feb 27 2017

Remember Day Chandra Shekhar Azad‘s 86th death anniversary or Martyrdom Day
Organization GOI

Feb 28 2017

Remember Day National Science day
Purpose To commemorate the discovery of Raman Effect by Sir C.V.Raman in 1928
Organization GOI
Theme Science and Technology for Specially Abled Persons