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Important Days in November 2016

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

Important Days

Oct 31 – Nov 6 2016

Remember Day Global Media and Information Literacy Week
Purpose To share the latest research, projects and new ideas from a diverse range of stakeholders.
Organization UNESCO
Theme Media and Information Literacy: New Paradigms for Intercultural Dialogue.

Nov 1 2016

Remember Day No Tobacco Day
Purpose To reduce prevalence of tobacco or nicotine use in Punjab in order to reduce prevalence of non-communicable diseases.
Organization Punjab Government
Remember Day World Vegan Day
Purpose To raises awareness about animal rights and advocates the widespread adoption of a vegan lifestyle.

Nov 2 2016

Remember Day International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists 
Purpose To end Impunity for crimes against journalists
Organization UN

Nov 5 2016

Remember Day First World Tsunami Awareness Day
Purpose To raise tsunami awareness and share innovative approaches to risk reduction.
Organization UN, UNISDR
Theme Effective Education and Evacuation Drills

Nov 6 2016

Remember Day International Day for Preventing Exploitation of Environment in War and Armed Conflict
Purpose To educate people about the damaging effects of war and armed conflict on the environment.
Organization UN

Nov 7 2016

Remember Day National Cancer Awareness Day
Purpose To save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about cancer
Organization GOI
Remember Day The 128th birth anniversary of Sir CV Raman
Organization GOI

Nov 8 2016

Remember Day International Day Of Radiology
Purpose To marks the importance of radiology in diagnosis of severe diseases like cancer.
Organization ESR, RSNA and ACR
Theme Breast Imaging

Nov 10 2016

Remember Day World Science Day for Peace and Development
Purpose To mark the importance of science for the benefit of the society and to ensure that citizens are aware of developments in science.
Organization UNESCO
Theme Celebrating Science Centres and Science Museums

Nov 11 2016

Remember Day National Education day
Purpose To commemorate the birth anniversary of freedom fighter and independent India’s first Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.
Organization GOI

Nov 12 2016

Remember Day World Pneumonia Day
Purpose To generate awareness about the killer disease ‘pneumonia’.
Organization IVAC, WHO
Theme Keep the Promise, Stop Pneumonia Now
Remember Day  Public Service Broadcasting Day
Purpose  To remember the day when Mahatma Gandhi visited the studio of All India Radio, Delhi for the first and last time
Organization GOI

Nov 13 2016

Remember Day World Kindness Day
Purpose To encourages individuals to overlook boundaries, race and religion.

Nov 14 2016

Remember Day Children’s Day
Purpose To marks the birth date of the first Indian Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
Organization GOI
Remember Day World Diabetes Day
Purpose To raise awareness about diabetes
Organization WHO, IDF
Theme Eyes on Diabetes

Nov 16 2016

Remember Day International Day for Tolerance
Purpose To generate public awareness of the dangers of intolerance.
Organization UNESCO
Remember Day National Press Day(Golden Jubilee celebration of Press Council of India)
Purpose To mark the day on which the Press Council of India started functioning
Organization GOI

Nov 17 2016

Remember Day World Philosophy Day (Third Thursday of November)
Purpose To promote human thought, new ideas and critical thinking to confront today’s challenges.
Organization UNESCO

Nov 20 2016

Remember Day

Universal Children’s Day

Purpose To promote awareness in the society for international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare.
Organization UN
Theme Stop Violence against the Children

Nov 21 2016

Remember Day World Television Day
Purpose To give recognition of the increasing impact television has had on decision-making by bringing various conflicts and threats to peace and security to the world’s attention
Organization UN
Remember Day World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims(Third Sunday of November)
Purpose  To remember millions who were killed or injured in road crashes.
Organization UN
Theme Vital post-crash actions – Medical Care, Investigation, Justice!.

Nov 25 2016

Remember Day International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Purpose To raise awareness of the fact that women around the world
Organization UN

Nov 26 2016

Remember Day Constitution Day(Samvidhan Diva)
Purpose To honor our Constitution and its promulgation.
Organization GOI
Remember Day National Milk day – 95th birth anniversary of Verghese Kurien 
Purpose To mark birth anniversary Father of the White Revolution Dr.Verghese Kurien
Organization GOI

Nov 28 2016

Remember Day 68th Raising Day of National Cadet Corps (NCC)
Organization GOI

Nov 29 2016

Remember Day

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People 

Purpose To mark the anniversary of resolution 181.
Organization UN