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United Nations International Years

The United Nations (UN) dedicates an entire calendar year to focus on particular topics or themes. Many countries actively participate in promoting these years.

The UN focuses on a specific issue every year through its International Year.

The UN is an intergovernmental organization with 193 member states.

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The UN Year 2019

The UN Year 2018

  • The UN has not declared 2018 as International Year for any specific topic.

The UN Year 2017

The UN Year 2016

The UN Year 2015

The UN Year 2014

The UN Year 2013

The UN Year 2012

The UN Year 2011

The UN Year 2010

The UN Year 2009

The UN Year 2008

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