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World Water day

March 22, 2020
Organiser:
United Nations

World Water Day is an annual UN observance day that highlights the importance of freshwater. The day is used to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources

Location: Global
Clean Water and SanitationClimate ActionResponsible Consumption
Events

International Day of Forests

March 21, 2020
Organiser:
United Nations

The International Day of Forests was established on the 21st day of March, by resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on November 28, 2012. Each year, various events celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests, and trees outside forests, for the benefit of current and future generations.

Location: Global
Climate ActionLife on LandResponsible Consumption
Events

Mountain Day

December 11, 2019
Organiser:
United Nations

International Mountain Day has its roots in the document “Managing Fragile Ecosystems: Sustainable Mountain Development” (called Chapter 13), adopted in 1992 as part of the action plan Agenda 21 of the Conference on Environment and Development. The increasing attention to the importance of mountains led the UN declare to 2002 the UN International Year of Mountains. The first international day was celebrated for the first time the following year, 2003.

Location: Global
Climate ActionLife on Land
Events

Achieving SDGs through Sport : partnerships and institutional responses for greater coherence and effectiveness

October 5, 2017
Organiser:
Swiss Confederation, Cantons of Geneva and Vaud, AISTS, UNIL and UNIGE

Experts from United Nations (UN) agencies, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Sports Federations (IFs) will discuss the topic of "Achieving the SDGs through sport: partnerships and institutional responses for greater coherence and effectiveness".

Location: - Lausanne, Switzerland