International Day of Peace: 21 September


Subject:
Social Issues , Peace & Nonviolence

Description:
Details about this day "established in 1981 by ... the United Nations [UN] General Assembly to coincide with its opening session every September. In 2001 the UN established September 21 as "a day of non-violence and ceasefire." Provides official documents related to the day, resources on peace and peace-building, and materials from past years (back to 2002). Available in several other languages in addition to English.

Publisher:
United Nations

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.un.org/events/peaceday/2007/index.shtml


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