Which U.N. sponsored event is observed May 15 each year?
– Global Food Appreciation Day
– International Clean Water Week
– World Medical Care for All Day
– International Day of Families
International Day of Families
The United Nations observes International Day of Families each year on the 15th of May. The day is dedicated to promoting awareness of the family as the basic unit of society. It provides an opportunity for communities to address issues related to families, including social, demographic and economic factors affecting them. Popular activities for the day include workshops, conferences, television and radio programs, newspaper special articles and cultural programs specifically related to local communities. Source: UN.org
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