Taking place on 2nd October every year.
Sharing the message of non-violence through education and public awareness.
Taking place on 4th October every year.
Celebrating our relationship with the animal kingdom.
Taking place on the first Monday in October every year.
Reflecting on the state of human settlements and the basic right to shelter.
Taking place on 4-10th October every year.
Celebrating science & technology, and their contribution to the betterment of the human condition.
Taking place on 5th October every year.
Celebrating teachers worldwide.
Taking place on 9th October every year.
Celebrating the role of the postal sector in our everyday lives.
Taking place on 11th October every year.
Promoting girls' rights, highlighting gender inequalities and addressing discrimination and abuse suffered by girls around the globe.
Taking place on 13th October every year.
Promoting a global culture of disaster reduction and preparedness.
Start of nine-day Hindu festival symbolising the triumph of good over evil.
Taking place on the second Thursday in October every year.
Raising awareness about the problems, prevention and treatment of blindness.
Taking place on 15th October every year.
Recognising the role of women in improving rural development and food security.
Taking place on 16th October every year.
Raising awareness of food security and strengthening solidarity in the struggle against hunger.