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Important Days in April 2016

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We collected the important days in April 2016 and provided in a table Format. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams!!!

Important Days

Apr 2 2016

Remember Day World Autism Awareness Day
Purpose To raise awareness about children with autism throughout the world.
Organization UN
Theme Autism and the 2030 Agenda: Inclusion and Neurodiversity

Apr 4 2016

Remember Day International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
Purpose To raise awareness about landmines and progress toward their eradication
Organization UN
Theme Mine Action is Humanitarian Action

Apr 5 2016

Remember Day National Maritime Day
Purpose To commemorate  the maiden voyage of the first Indian Vessel ‘S. S. Loyalty’ owned by M/s. Scindia Steam Navigation Company from Mumbai to London on 5th April 1919.
Organization GOI
Theme Ease of doing business in the maritime sector

Apr 6 2016

Remember Day International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Purpose To promotes healthy lifestyles and emphasizes the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) focus on giving as many people as possible access to sport.
Organization  UNOSDP
Theme  Let’s play for Sustainable Development Goals

Apr 7 2016

Remember Day World Health Day
Purpose To celebrate the founding of the World Health Organization, the world’s leading health organisation, on 7 April 1948.
Organization WHO
Theme Halt the rise: beat diabetes

Apr 8 2016

Remember Day International Romani Day
Purpose To celebrate Romani culture and raise awareness of the issues facing Romani people.
Organization  UN

Apr 10 2016

Remember Day World Homeopathy Day
Purpose To honour the Father of Homeopathy System of medicine Dr. Samuel Hahnemann.
Organization WHO

Apr 11 2016

Remember Day National Safe motherhood day
Purpose To create awareness on proper healthcare and maternity facilities to pregnant and lactating women.
Organization  GOI

Apr 12 2016

Remember Day International Day of Human Space Flight
Purpose To remembers the first human space flight on April 12, 1961.
Organization UN

April 14 2016

Remembered Day Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar – 125th Birth Anniversary
Organization GOI

Apr 17 2016

Remember Day World Hemophilia Day
Purpose To create awareness for hemophilia and other bleeding disorders, which also serves to raise funds
Organization WFH
Theme Treatment for All The Vision of All

Apr 18 2016

Remember Day World Heritage Day
Purpose To raise public awareness about the diversity and vulnerability of the world’s built monuments and heritage sites and the efforts required to protect and conserve them.
Organization UNESCO
Theme The Heritage of Sport

Apr 21 2016

Remember Day Civil Services Day
Purpose To re-dedicate and re-commit themselves to the cause of the people.
Organization GOI
Theme The flag bearer of ‘continuity & change’ in governance

Apr 22 2016

Remember Day World Earth Day
Purpose To demonstrate support for environmental protection.
Organization UN
Theme Trees for the Earth

Apr 23 2016

Remember Day World Book and Copyright Day
Purpose To promote reading, publishing and copyright.
Organization UNESCO

April 24 2016

Remembered Day National Panchayati Day
Purpose The day marks the passing of Constitution[73rd Amendment]Act 1992 , that came into force from 24th of April 1993.
Organization India

April 25 2016

Remembered Day World Malaria Day
Purpose To recognise the global efforts to control malaria. It is an occasion to highlight the need for continued investment and sustained political commitment for malaria control and elimination.
Organization WHO
Theme End malaria for good

Apr 26 2016

Remember Day World Intellectual Property Day
Purpose To raise awareness of how patents, copyright, trademarks and designs impact on daily life and to celebrate creativity, and the contribution made by creators and innovators to the development of societies across the globe
Organization  WIPO
Theme Digital Creativity: Culture Reimagined

Apr 29 2016

Remember Day International Dance Day
Purpose To attract the attention of the wider public to the art of dance
Organization UNESCO
Remember Day International Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare
Purpose To pay a tribute to the victims of chemical warfare and to discourage the world to prohibit the use of chemical weapons.
Organization UN

Apr 30 2016

Remember Day International Jazz Day
Purpose To promote peace,dialogue among various cultures,diversity,eradicating discrimination,respect of human dignity, promotion gender equality and individual expression.
Organization UNESCO