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Important Days in June 2016

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

Important Days

June 1 2016

Remember Day World Milk Day
Purpose To publicize the activities related to the milk and milk industries all through the world.
Organization Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Remember Day Global Day of Parents
Purpose To honour parents all over the world
Organization UN General Assembly

June 4 2016

Remember Day International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
Purpose To acknowledge the pain ached by children all over the world who are the victims of physical, mental and emotional abuse
Organization UN

June 5 2016

Remember Day World Environment Day
Purpose To mark the significance of environment in our lives.
Organization UN
Theme Go Wild for Life

June 8 2016

Remember Day World Oceans Day
Purpose To remind everyone of the major role the oceans have in everyday life and to educate the public of the impact of human actions on the ocean.
Organization UN
Theme Healthy oceans, healthy planet

June 12 2016

Remember Day World Day against Child Labour
Purpose To foster the worldwide movement against child labour across all the forms.
Organization UN
Theme End child labour in supply chains – It’s everyone’s business.

June 13 2016

Remember Day Albinism Awareness Day
Purpose To raise public awareness of albinism and preventing attacks and discrimination against persons with albinism.
Organization UN

June 14 2016

Remember Day

World Blood Donor

Purpose To raise awareness of the problem and thank donors worldwide.
Organization WHO
Theme Blood connects us all

June 15 2016

Remember Day World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Purpose To focus global attention on the problem of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of elders.
Organization UN

June 16 2016

Remember Day International Day of Family Remittances
Purpose To recognise the contribution of migrant workers to their families and communities back home
Organization IFAD

June 17 2016

Remember Day World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
Purpose To mark the urgent need to curb the desertification process.
Organization UNCCD
Slogan Protect Earth. Restore Land. Engage People.

June 19 2016

Remember Day International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Purpose To raise awareness of the need to put an end to conflict-related sexual violence
Organization UN

June 20 2016

Remember Day World Refugee Day
Purpose To honor the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced to flee their homeland under threat of persecution, conflict and violence.
Organization UNHCR

June 21 2016

Remember Day International Day of Yoga or Yoga Day
Purpose To encourage the practice of Yoga & Meditation, creating awareness about Yoga & its benefits and taking up it in one’s day-to-day habits
Organization UN
Remember Day World Hydrographic Day
Purpose To publicise the work of hydrographs and the importance of it that has been celebrated since 2005
Organization International Hydrographic Organization
Theme Hydrography – the key to well-managed seas and waterways

June 23 2016

Remember Day International Widow’s Day
Purpose To make awareness on the troubles of widowed women in many countries.
Organization UN
Remember Day International Olympic Day
Purpose For promotion of participation of societies in the sports all across the world, irrespective of athletic, gender or age ability.

June 25 2016

Remember Day The Seafarer Day
Purpose To recognize that almost everything that we use in our daily lives has been directly or indirectly affected by sea transport.
Organization IMO
Theme At Sea For All

June 26 2016

Remember Day International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Purpose To strengthen action and cooperation to achieve the goal of an international society free of drug abuse.
Organization UNODC
Theme Listen First
Remember Day International Day in support of Victims of Torture
Purpose To speak out against the crime of torture and to honor and support victims and survivors across the world.
Organization UN

June 29 2016

Remember Day National Statistics Day
Purpose To mark the birth anniversary of renowned statistician Prof. P.C. Mahalanobis.
Organization Ministry of Statistics Programme Implementation
Theme Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare