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UN Days in 2020

United Nations Holidays in 2020

Date Name
Jan 27MondayInternational Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
Feb 4TuesdayWorld Cancer Day
Feb 6ThursdayInternational Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
Feb 11TuesdayInternational Day of Women and Girls in Science
Feb 13ThursdayWorld Radio Day
Feb 20ThursdayWorld Day of Social Justice
Feb 21FridayInternational Mother Language Day
Mar 1SundayZero Discrimination Day
Mar 3TuesdayWorld Wildlife Day
Mar 8SundayInternational Women's Day
Mar 20FridayInternational Day of Happiness
Mar 21SaturdayInternational Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Mar 21SaturdayWorld Poetry Day
Mar 21SaturdayInternational Day of Nowruz
Mar 21SaturdayWorld Down Syndrome Day
Mar 21SaturdayInternational Day of Forests
Mar 22SundayWorld Water Day
Mar 23MondayWorld Meteorological Day
Mar 24TuesdayWorld Tuberculosis Day
Mar 24TuesdayInternational Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
Mar 25WednesdayInternational Day of Remembrance of Slavery Victims and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
Mar 25WednesdayInternational Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
Apr 2ThursdayWorld Autism Awareness Day
Apr 4SaturdayUnited Nations' Mine Awareness Day
Apr 6MondayInternational Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Apr 7TuesdayUnited Nations' World Health Day
Apr 7TuesdayDay of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide
Apr 12SundayInternational Day of Human Space Flight
Apr 20MondayChinese Language Day
Apr 22WednesdayEarth Day
Apr 23ThursdayWorld Book and Copyright Day
Apr 23ThursdayEnglish Language Day
Apr 25SaturdayWorld Malaria Day
Apr 26SundayWorld Intellectual Property Day
Apr 26SundayInternational Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
Apr 28TuesdayWorld Day for Safety and Health at Work
Apr 29WednesdayDay of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare
Apr 30ThursdayInternational Jazz Day
May 2SaturdayWorld Tuna Day
May 3SundayWorld Press Freedom Day
May 7ThursdayDay of Vesak
May 8FridayTime of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War
May 9SaturdayWorld Migratory Bird Day
May 15FridayInternational Day of Families
May 17SundayWorld Information Society Day
May 21ThursdayWorld Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 22FridayInternational Day for Biological Diversity
May 23SaturdayInternational Day to End Obstetric Fistula
May 29FridayInternational Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
May 31SundayWorld No Tobacco Day
Jun 1MondayGlobal Day of Parents
Jun 4ThursdayInternational Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
Jun 5FridayWorld Environment Day
Jun 8MondayWorld Oceans Day
Jun 12FridayWorld Day Against Child Labour
Jun 13SaturdayInternational Albinism Awareness Day
Jun 14SundayWorld Blood Donor Day
Jun 15MondayWorld Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Jun 16TuesdayInternational Day of Family Remittances
Jun 17WednesdayWorld Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
Jun 19FridayInternational Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Jun 20SaturdayWorld Refugee Day
Jun 21SundayInternational Day of Yoga
Jun 23TuesdayPublic Service Day
Jun 23TuesdayInternational Widows' Day
Jun 25ThursdayDay of the Seafarer
Jun 26FridayInternational Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Jun 26FridayInternational Day in Support of Victims of Torture
Jun 30TuesdayInternational Asteroid Day
Jul 4SaturdayInternational Day of Cooperatives
Jul 11SaturdayWorld Population Day
Jul 15WednesdayWorld Youth Skills Day
Jul 18SaturdayNelson Mandela Day
Jul 28TuesdayWorld Hepatitis Day
Jul 30ThursdayInternational Day of Friendship
Jul 30ThursdayWorld Day against Trafficking in Persons
Aug 9SundayInternational Day of the World's Indigenous People
Aug 12WednesdayInternational Youth Day
Aug 19WednesdayWorld Humanitarian Day
Aug 23SundayInternational Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
Aug 29SaturdayInternational Day against Nuclear Tests
Aug 30SundayInternational Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
Sep 5SaturdayInternational Day of Charity
Sep 8TuesdayInternational Literacy Day
Sep 10ThursdayWorld Suicide Prevention Day
Sep 12SaturdayInternational Day for South-South Cooperation
Sep 15TuesdayInternational Day of Democracy
Sep 16WednesdayInternational Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
Sep 21MondayInternational Day of Peace
Sep 24ThursdayWorld Maritime Day
Sep 26SaturdayInternational Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
Sep 27SundayWorld Tourism Day
Sep 28MondayWorld Rabies Day
Oct 1ThursdayInternational Day of Older Persons
Oct 2FridayInternational Day of Non-Violence
Oct 5MondayWorld Teachers' Day
Oct 5MondayWorld Habitat Day
Oct 9FridayWorld Post Day
Oct 10SaturdayWorld Mental Health Day
Oct 11SundayInternational Day of the Girl Child
Oct 14WednesdayInternational Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
Oct 15ThursdayInternational Day of Rural Women
Oct 16FridayWorld Food Day
Oct 17SaturdayInternational Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Oct 20TuesdayWorld Statistics Day
Oct 24SaturdayUnited Nations Day
Oct 24SaturdayWorld Development Information Day
Oct 27TuesdayWorld Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Oct 31SaturdayWorld Cities Day
Nov 2MondayInternational Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
Nov 6FridayInternational Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
Nov 10TuesdayWorld Science Day for Peace and Development
Nov 14SaturdayWorld Diabetes Day
Nov 15SundayWorld Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
Nov 16MondayInternational Day for Tolerance
Nov 19ThursdayWorld Philosophy Day
Nov 19ThursdayWorld Toilet Day
Nov 20FridayUniversal Children's Day
Nov 20FridayAfrica Industrialization Day
Nov 21SaturdayWorld Television Day
Nov 25WednesdayInternational Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Nov 29SundayInternational Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Dec 1TuesdayWorld AIDS Day
Dec 2WednesdayInternational Day for the Abolition of Slavery
Dec 3ThursdayInternational Day of Persons with Disabilities
Dec 5SaturdayInternational Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
Dec 5SaturdayWorld Soil Day
Dec 7MondayInternational Civil Aviation Day
Dec 9WednesdayInternational Anti-Corruption Day
Dec 9WednesdayWorld Genocide Commemoration Day
Dec 10ThursdayHuman Rights Day
Dec 11FridayInternational Mountain Day
Dec 18FridayInternational Migrants Day
Dec 18FridayArabic Language Day
Dec 20SundayInternational Human Solidarity Day

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