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World Cultures and Racial Justice

Created in honor of World Cultures Day 2020

World Cultures and Racial Justice

International Holidays Related to Racial Justice (Recognized by the United Nations)

20 February: World Day of Social Justice

01 March: Zero Discrimination Day

21 March: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

24 March: International Day for the Right to Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims

16 May: International Day of Living Together in Peace

21 May: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

22 May: International Day for Biological Diversity

09 August: International Day of the World's Indigenous People

23 August: International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

21 September: International Day of Peace

17 October: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

16 November: International Day for Tolerance

02 December: International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

09 December: International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime

10 December: Human Rights Day

20 December: International Human Solidarity Day

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