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Important Days in February 2016

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

 

Important Days

Feb 2 2016

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 our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods

Feb 4 2016

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 2016

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 “Achieving the new Global Goals through the elimination of Female Genital Mutilation by 2030”

Feb 7 2016

Remember Day 68th ‘Nowshera Day’
Purpose To honour the sacrifice of jawans who sacrifice their lives while fighting against Pakistani enemy at the border line town of Nowshera in 1947.
Organization Indian Army

Feb 11 2016

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 Transforming the World: Parity in Science

Feb 13 2016

Remember Day World Radio Day
Purpose To remember the contribution of radio in our life.
Organization UNESCO
Theme Radio in Times of Emergency and Disaster

Feb 20 2016

Remember Day World Day of Social Justice
Purpose To promote efforts to tackle issues such as poverty, exclusion and unemployment
Organization UN
Theme  A Just transition –environmentally sustainable economies and societies

Feb 21 2016

Remember Day International Mother Language day
Purpose To promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism
Organization UN, UNESCO
Theme Quality education, language(s) of instruction and learning outcomes

Feb 22 2016

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 2016

Remember Day 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 28 2016

Remember Day National Science day
Purpose To commemorate the discovery of Raman Effect by Sir C.V.Raman in 1928
Organization GOI
Theme Scientific issues for Development of the Nation