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Important Days in March 2016

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

Important Days

Mar 1 2016

Remember Day Zero Discrimination Day
Purpose To create awareness to people from all corners of the world, about the evil consequences of discrimination, to celebrate diversity, and to reject discrimination.
Organization UNAIDS
Theme Stand Out

Mar 3 2016

Remember Day  World Wildlife Day
Purpose To raise awareness of the World’s flora and fauna.
Organization UNGA
Theme The future of wildlife is in our hands
Remember Day National defence day
Purpose To commemorate in the memory of Pakistan’s successful defence against India that marked the ceasefire in the 1965 war
Organization India
Theme ‘It’s My Turn’

Mar 4 2016

Remember Day National Security Day
Purpose To praise the work of security forces, who plays a major role in maintaining peace and security of the people in India.
Organization India

Mar 8 2016

Remember Day International women’s day
Purpose To celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality.
Organization UN
Theme Planet 50-50 by 2030

Mar 10 2016

Remember Day World Kidney Day
Purpose To create awareness among the people globally, about the importance of the kidneys and also to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health issues.
Organization  WHO
Theme  Kidney Disease & Children

March 13 2015

Remembered Day World Rotaract Day
Purpose To recognize the services offered by the Rotaractors through out the World.

Mar 15 2016

Remember Day World Consumer Rights  Day
Purpose To promote the basic rights of all the consumers, to demand that those rights are respected and protected.
Organization WCRD
Theme Antibiotics off the menu

Mar 18 2016

Remember Day World Sleep Day
Purpose To celebrate the benefits of good and healthy sleep and to draw society attention to the burden of sleep problems and their medicine, education and social aspects
Organization WASM
Theme Good Sleep is a Reachable Dream

Mar 19 2016

Remember Day Earth Hour
Purpose To create awareness for global warming and Earth Hour is a global campaign with a simple message to switch off non-essential lights for one hour
Organization WWF
Time From 8. 30 p.m. to 9.30PM

Mar 20 2016

Remember Day World Sparrow Day
Purpose To create awareness of the house sparrows and other birds to the rapidly changing environments, and of threats to their populations.
Theme Rise for the SPARROW – Experience the power of One     
Remember Day International Day of Happiness
Purpose To recognised happiness as a “fundamental human goal” and called for “a more inclusive, equitable and balanced approach to economic growth
Organization UN

Mar 21 2016

Remember Day International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Purpose Aims  to  remind  people  of  racial  discrimination’s  negative  consequences.  It  also encourages people to remember their obligation and determination to combat racial discrimination.
Organization UN
Theme Challenges and Achievements of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action’
Remember Day World Down syndrome Day (WDSD)
Purpose To raise public awareness and create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion and well being of people with Down syndrome.
Organization WHO
Theme My friends, My Community’
Remember Day International Day of Forests
Purpose To raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and of trees outside forests
Organization UN, FAO
Theme Forests and water
Remember Day World Poetry day
Purpose To promote the reading, writing, publishing and teaching of poetry throughout the world
Organization  UNESCO
Remembered Day  International Day of Nowruz
Purpose To celebrates the start of the Persian spring festival March 21 ever year. It occurs on or around the time of the March equinox.
Organization UN

Mar 22 2016

Remember Day World Water Day
Purpose To create awareness among the people about the importance of conservation of this valuable finite resource for the future generations.
Organization UN
Theme Water and Jobs

Mar 23 2016

Remember Day World Meteorological Day
Purpose To support the all the countries by providing meteorological services related to natural disasters, climate and water.
Organization UN,WMO
Theme Hotter, drier, wetter. Face the Future
Remember Day Martyrs day
Purpose Tohonor of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev. A salute to our martyrs for giving up their lives during freedom struggle so that  subsequent generations could live in peace & prosperity.
Organization GOI

Mar 24 2016

Remember Day World Tuberculosis Day
Purpose To create awareness to the public about the dreadful tuberculosis (TB) and efforts to eliminate the disease.
Organization UN, WHO
Theme Unite to End Tuberculosis
Remembered Day International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
Purpose To promote the importance of the right to truth and justice.
Organization UN

March 25 2015

Remembered Day International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
Purpose It honors the lives of those who died as a result of slavery or experienced the horrors of the transatlantic slave trade. It is also an occasion to raise awareness about the dangers of racism and prejudice.
Organization UN
Theme Remember Slavery
Remembered Day International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
Purpose Date is the anniversary of the abduction of Alec Collett, a journalist who died while working for the UN.
Organization  UN

Mar 27 2016

Remember Day World Theatre Day
Purpose To figure of world stature shares his or her reflections on the -theme of Theatre and a Culture of Peace
Organization  International Theatre Institute (ITI)