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World Health Summit 2021

Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany

WORLD HEALTH SUMMIT 2021 The World Health Summit was founded in 2009 on the occasion of the 300th anniversary of Berlin’s Charité Hospital and is traditionally held under the patronage of the German Chancellor, the President of the Republic of France, the President of the European Commission, and the Director-General of the World Health Organization.... Read more »

World Health Organization Regional Committee Meetings: Western Pacific

The Regional Committee for the Western Pacific is WHO’s governing body in the Region. It is comprised of representatives from the Region’s 37 Member States and areas, as well as Associate Members. The Regional Committee meets every year to formulate policies, provide oversight for regional programmes, hear progress reports, and consider, revise and endorse new initiatives. It adopts resolutions and makes decisions that guide the work of the Regional Office and country offices for the coming year.

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World Day Of Remembrance For Road Traffic Victims

United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is commemorated on the third Sunday of November each year – to remember the many millions killed and injured on the world’s roads, together with their families, friends and many others who are also affected. It is also a Day on which we thank the emergency services and reflect on the tremendous burden and cost of this daily continuing disaster to families, communities and countries, and on ways to halt it...

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Universal Children’s Day

United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States

United Nations Universal Children’s Day was established in 1954 and is celebrated on November 20 each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children's welfare.
November 20 is an important date as it is the date in 1959 when the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child. It is also the date in 1989 when the UN General assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child...

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International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women

United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States

In 1999 the United Nations General Assembly designated 25 November as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and invited governments, international organizations and NGOs to organize on that day activities designed to raise public awareness of the problem.
The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women also launches the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence, which runs through 10 December, Human Rights Day...